Welcome to New Performing Members
Dennis Russell Nazelrod was named the first Cimarron NM Poet Laureate.
Deanna Dickinson McCall's work was included in an anthology, "Broken Promises."
Sandy Reay's poem "Another Horse to Saddle" was published on CowboyPoetry.com.
Lynn Kopelke was 3rd in poetry for the 2014 Cowboy Idol award.
The following Western Wordsmiths won Academy of Western Artists 2013 awards:
Susie Knight - Female Poet of the Year
Al "Doc" Mehl - Cowboy Poetry CD
Rod Miller - Book
Clark Crouch edited an Anthology, "Poetic Reflections At The Creekside." It includes poems by Clark Crouch and Lynn Kopelke.
to Bill Patterson for the photos of Al "Doc" Mehl and Yvonne Hollenbeck at the Colorado Cowboy Gathering, Jan. 2014
2013 WMA Awards Winners
Congratulations to the Western Wordsmiths members who are 2013 award winners:
Al "Doc" Mehl
COWBOY POETRY CD OF THE YEAR
"The Great Divide"
COWBOY POETRY BOOK OF THE YEAR
FEMALE POET OF THE YEAR