Hats Off! to Joan Leotta who won First Place in Wilda Morris' Poetry Challenge for May. Her poem "Quilt" took first place in Brunswick County's SilverArts contest. A short story, "Surprise Ball," is forthcoming in Edify Magazine's "Christmas in July" issue. Her poem about her first job appears in the July 2 issue of Silver Birch, and her haiku ran in Brass Bell.