The Tanka Splendor Awards

after twenty years of service

are now ended with the




Sponsored by AHA Books

For this special anniversary contest, there is a print version of Twenty Years Tanka Splendor available in paperback for $10. ppd. It also contains all the winners of all the previous contest, and a history of the contest.
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Read the winning entries in Tanka Splendor 2000.
Or in Tanka Splendor 2001.
Or  in Tanka Splendor 2002.
Or in Tanka Splendor 2003.
Or. . .  Tanka Splendor 2004.
Tanka Splendor 2005.
Tanka Splendor 2006.
Tanka Splendor 2007.

Back editions of Tanka Splendor for the years  95, 97, 98 and 99 are still available from AHA Books for $5.00 each postpaid. Send a check by post to AHA Books, pob 1250, Gualala, CA.

Tanka Splendor Awards Contest and rules are Copyright AHA Books 1989 - 2009.

To read the winning poems of previous contests go to AHA Books Online.
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