Frogs have been disappearing worldwide at alarming rates. Thanks to all this year’s poets for helping to get the word out! The 2013 SAVE THE FROGS! Poetry Contest received 937 entries from 50 countries: Albania, Australia, Barbados, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, France, Ghana, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mauritius, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Northern Ireland, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St. Lucia, Suriname, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Congratulations to the winners!
Congratulations to Haitham Al-Twaijri, Age 21, of Memphis, Tennessee, Grand Prize Winner of the 2013 SAVE THE FROGS! Poetry Contest, for his poem “An Amphibious Plea”.
Congratulations to the 2nd prize winner- Bernard Owor of Mombasa, Kenya for his poem “How Can My Species Compete?”.
Congratulations to the 3rd prize winner- Maria MacCaskill, Age 13 of Isle of Skye, Scotland, UK for her poem “A Piece of World Class Art”.