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2012-2013 High School Poetry Contest
Winning Poems Posted on Buses in Rear Passenger Area

Metro Transit joined the Madison Arts Commission in again offering, Bus Lines, a contest aimed at high school poetry writers. This year's theme was "In Motion."

Look for winning poems on display in the rear passenger area of Metro buses.

2012-2013 winners

Read poems at the links below:

While the autumn flowers bloom... Natalie Treleven Shabazz City High, Grade 11
I run on black pavement... Anthony Cordio Shabazz City High, Grade 10
Wind curls through the pines... Angelo Spagnola Shabazz City High, Grade 12
Cars starting and horns honking... Gen McCarthy Abundant Life Christian School, Grade 9
Cold air, red cheeks... Giulia Ferreira Shabazz City High, Grade 12
i no longer wanna be settled down... Cody Matthews Shabazz City High, Grade 11
Quilt Flight Isabel Karp Memorial High, Grade 10
It's okay to fail... Maria Avina Madison West High, Grade 12

Bus Lines Contest Info | 2011 Contest Winners | 2010 Contest Winners


Special Thank You:

Metro would like to offer a special thank you to Advertising Creations for sponsoring the program.

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