Modern Haiku includes awards for the favorite haiku, senryu, and haibun for the summer 2012 issue.
Favorite haiku: Kate Godsey
the solace of owls
wrapping the night around me
Favorite senryu: Bill Kenney
the way she pronounces
Favorite haibun: "Odds" by Rich Youmans
Each poet is accorded a $50.00 award by an anonymous selector and donor.