2014 Creative Writing Contest Winners!

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Thank you to everyone that entered this year's Young People's Creative Writing Contest! We had 500 entries this year -- wow! Below is a full list of winners, and attached are scanned copies of the winning entries. Winners will be honored in an award ceremony on Friday, August 22, 7 pm, at the Hardesty Regional Library's Connor's Cove Theatre. All are welcome! Congratulations to all the winners! 

POETRY 10-12

1st Place: "The Battle" by Ruth Anne Dunn

2nd Place: "Still You Rise" by Amarianna Doakes

POETRY 13-15

1st Place: "What It's Like To Be Weird" by Sara Serrano

2nd Place: "The Mountain" by Kellen Welch

3rd Place: "Abandoned and Alone" by Erin Rowe

POETRY 16-18

1st Place: "Wildly" by Rosemary Lovoi

2nd Place: "Pronounced Pen and Poet" by Liam Carey

3rd Place: "Truth Time Swagger" by Jack Allen

SHORT STORY 10-12

1st Place: "Food Giant" by Tess Fineran

2nd Place: "Three Kingdoms" by Beka Woods

3rd Place: "Bonnie and Life" by Brooke Beirute

SHORT STORY 13-15

1st Place: "Path Day" by Tiffany Aguilar

2nd Place: "Battle on the Blue River" by Hana Saad

3rd Place: "Past the Wire" by Zachary Singleton

SHORT STORY 16-18

1st Place: "The Girl in the Coffee Shop on Second Street" by Audrey Stromberg

2nd Place: "No More Dreaming of the Dead" by Jerakah Greene

3rd Place: "The Excerpt" by Timothy Sizemore

INFORMAL ESSAY 10-12

1st Place: "Weekend with Granny" by Will Martin

2nd Place: "Volleyball" by Jordan Brunk

3rd Place: "Bullying Through a Victim's Eyes" by Sarah Thompson

INFORMAL ESSAY 13-15

1st Place: "The Cost of Freedom" by Nicole Miller

2nd Place: "The Day I Got My Braces On" by Bret Brunk

3rd Place: "Papa's Pants Problem" by Caroline Kelly

INFORMAL ESSAY 16-18

1st Place: "Through My Eyes: My Journey From Sight to Vision" by Daniella Royer

2nd Place: "The Best Year of My Life, Edited" by Audrey Stromberg

3rd Place: "Chapters of My Life" by Kelsie Dorrough

SHORT PLAY 10-12

1st Place: "The Nice Dust" by Charity Farell

2nd Place: "A Happy Ending" by Jenna Brunk

3rd Place: "Talent, Popcorn, and Chicken Pox" by Katie Youll

SHORT PLAY 13-15

1st Place: "Mother Daughter" by Stevie Dowler

2nd Place: "Stuck in Death" by Aatif Khan

3rd Place: "The Divide" by Devyn Lyon

SHORT PLAY 16-18

1st Place: "A Servant's Heart" by Kelsie Dorrough

2nd Place: "A Gross Misunderstanding on the Analysis of Shakespeare" by Anna Shadid

3rd Place: "Go Play Outside" by Rachel Stevenson

GRAPHIC SHORT STORY 10-12

1st Place: "Amazing Babe" by Charity Farell

2nd Place: "Charlie and the Squirrel" by Makenna Smoliak

3rd Place: "Clone Jack" by Braxton Paul Manchester

GRAPHIC SHORT STORY 13-15

Not enough entries submitted to judge.

GRAPHIC SHORT STORY 16-18

Not enough entries submitted to judge.

 

 

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