And the winners are…

White County Creative Writers sponsored two seasonal contests for this fall and winter. Here’s how it turned out.


Christmas Devotional Contest

The prompt was to write a short devotional/inspirational prose or poem suitable for a religious publication. In addition to the prize award, the winner of this contest was published in Dot Hatfield’s Advent journal: A Season of Promise. Here are the results:

1st place: Donna Nelson – The Night of Nights
2nd place: Millie Lancaster – Texas Roadhouse Angel
3rd place: Kim Vernon – Christmas Blessings


Short Story Contest

The contest theme was to write a short story, any genre, built around the topic of gratitude. Here are the results:

1st place: Sharon Keathley – The Fallen Seeds
2nd place:  E.M. Weed – Starting Over
3rd place: Gary Rodgers – Grateful for Gratitude

Thanks to all who entered!