2011 Hawaii Senior Poet Laureate
Calamity Jane Goodin
Calamity Jane Goodin, 50something, Guest Senior Poet Laureate, shown celebrating a New Year, is this contestís co-founder, aka poetess, writing teacher, photographer Vera Jane Goodin Schultz. The poem was entered from Hawaii because no other entries were received from this state in 2011. VJ believes Hawaii is too beautiful not to have an entry and decided to share this poem on that stateís behalf. It is not a contender for the National Senior Poet Laureate Award. Both Calamity Jane Goodin and Vera Jane are Aries.