27 great entries, a fireside reading session, & one chosen for a Starbucks Card !!
The winning entry was submitted by Jessica Field from Miller Johnson.
It’s not all online.
And even if it could be,
It is not all free.
NYLI staff gathered around the newly created hearth to read all entries…. Here are the Haiku entries, posted with author’s permission, for you to enjoy ……
Please let me approach
a friendly face at the desk.
My hope for help here.
—-Amanda M. Steinbacher: Phillips Lytle
Christmas Eve, we get
Subject line: URGENT.
——-Wendi Hoffenberg: WilmerHale
Green Am Jur boughs garlanded
With pocket part star
——Sarah Mauldin: DeKalb County Law Library (Georgia)
The law is shifting.
Precepts can be overturned.
Consult an expert.
—— Elaine M. Knecht: Barclay Damon LLP
SCOTUS Dark and Bleak
No Opinions This Week
—– Brian L. Baker: Valley Children’s Healthcare
Whoever heard of such things?!
—–Michael Edwards: Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
the hollow clomp of
outdated looseleafs into
the recycling bin
—–Jessica Bumpous : Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo, P.C.
LIBRARY DIRECTOR’S DILEMMA
Zero based budget
Plus inflation. Cancel what?
No blood from a stone
—–Martha Goldman: Jones Day (Retired)
Books tech people law
Libraries make it happen
Rock stars yes they are
—-Carol Bredemeyer: Northern Kentucky University Chase College of Law
We hope you enjoyed these thought-provoking and fun poems as much as we did…. they added to our holiday festivities, so thanks to Eileen Dolan who thought up the contest & all who participated …..