Ron Singer

Judged: Jul-Sep 2020

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Ron Singer

Ron Singer (www.ronsinger.net) is a New York City lifer who has travelled to, lived in, and written about many other places. Among his books, these are the most recent:

The Promised End (Unsolicited Press, Dec. 2019). This is a collection of stories about aging. You can find reviews at Amazon. On You Tube and the publisher’s website, there are also video recordings of the author reading from the book.

Gravy (Unsolicited Press, July 2020). This is a mixed-genre collection about life after 70. On YouTube and the publisher’s website, you can find three video recordings of the author reading from this book.

The Real Presence (Adelaide Books, 2021). This is a historical novel, set mainly in Nigeria, and centering around the Biafra War (1967-70). On YouTube and the publisher’s website, you can find video recordings of the author reading from this book.

Singer has recently completed The Geistmann Trilogy, a progressive political thriller. He is also shopping two poetry collections. Where’s the Poet (Now)? is New-York-centric, and Listen Hard Enough reflects Singer’s global citizenship.


  • August 2020 Winners

    • First Place (tie)

      Sixth Street Psychic Walk-ins Welcome
      by Mike LaForge
      The Waters

      First Place (tie)

      Houses Houses Houses
      by Mary MacGowan
      The Waters

      Second Place (tie)

      raven
      by Doug Pugh
      The Write Idea

      Second Place (tie)

      Who knew you would become a comet
      by Bob Bradshaw
      The Writer's Block

  • July 2020 Winners

    • First Place

      An Octopus’s Garden in the Time of Social Distancing
      by Laurie Byro
      Babilu

      Second Place

      Heteroglossia
      by Andrew Dufresne
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Third Place

      Beethoven Unhappy
      by Bob Bradshaw
      The Writer's Block