Poetry Recognition

Rash Award Finalist 2018

USC Sumter’s Medical Humanities Writing Award 2011

River Poets Journal Short Poem Contest First Place 2008

Knock magazine Ecolit Contest First Place 2008

Marsh Hawk Book Contest Finalist 2008

Pushcart Nomination 2007

Sample titles from Book

Bonnie R. Stanard


Copyright Bonnie Stanard

Monday Morning Service

Shades of Gospel

Country Song of Carolina
Crossroads Store
Ironing Clothes

Curious Design

Poems by Bonnie Stanard

Designs by Giovanni Batista d'Antonio Braccelli 

Published by Belle Isle Books

We are all better for seeing ourselves through her eyes

Len Lawson

...honors the past with precise imagery and controlled musical language.

Sandy Coomer

Stanard digs deep past the dirt to the truth.

Charlotte Morgan

Time Carries All Things Away

by Bonnie Stanard

Available from

Time Carries All Things Away

37 Pages of Poems

Published January 2023