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Write On! Annual Writing Contest

Writing Contest

Announcing Write On! our first Annual Writing Contest! Submissions will be accepted through September 30, with winners announced on October 15. Writers must be Buchanan District Library cardholders or students at Buchanan Community Schools. Age categories are 12 and under, 13–18, and adult, and you can submit a poem/song, short fiction, or an essay. Winners will be published in The Paper and receive a prize! 

And the Winners Are...

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Catherine Lietz, Grinnell Glacier, for teen poetry

Madison Newport, Scarlet Star, for teen short fiction

Miranda Hawley, If the Church, for adult poetry

Kera Hildebrant, Dreams and White Powder,  for adult short fiction

Kristen Dobson, Blessed, for adult essay

THANK YOU to everyone who submitted their writing!