2013 Mersmann Award WinnersThe 2013 Mersmann Awards and Open Mic Competition were held on Wednesday, December 4.
Best Reading of a Poem by Another Author
1st: Chris Suda
2nd: Emmett Christolear
Best Reading of an Original Poem
1st: Jason Walker
2nd: Sunney Poyner
Prizes were books of poetry by Jim Mersmann and others, provided by Jim Mersmann and Adam Vines. James Braziel, Adam Vines, Jim Mersmann, Tina Braziel, and Lauren Slaughter judged the competition.
(All photos by Bethany Mitchell)