The Burlington Writers Club recently presented awards to the winners of its’ 64th Annual Adult Contest. Winners came from an eight county area. Since we couldn’t have a banquet this year, there is no picture of the winners. Here is a list of all winners in the eight categories.
Stories for Children: First Place – Linda H Nelson, Second Place – Shirley Sanders, Third Place – Janet R Sady, Honorable Mention – Jean Bailey Robor
Poetry for Children: First Place – Cheryl Wilder, Second Place – AEE, Third Place – Doris Caruso, Honorable Mention – Shirley Sanders
Fiction: First Place – C. Clay Hicks, Second Place – Warren Dixon, Third Place – Catherine O’Donnell, Honorable Mention – Brenda Wilson
Poetry – First Place – Stella Oh, Second Place – Kim Carruth, Third Place – Haley Peterson, Honorable Mention – Seena Granowsky
Light Verse: First Place – Jean Bailey Robor, Second Place – Martha Guthrie, Third Place – Kim Carruth, Honorable Mention – Martha Golensky
Short Non-Fiction: First Place – Carolyn Stuart, Second Place – Erika Hoffman, Third Place – Shirley Sanders, Honorable Mention – Kim Carruth
Long Non-Fiction: First Place – Kate Gaydos, Second Place – Jean Bailey Robor, Third Place – Lisa Smith Reittinger, Honorable Mention – Martha Guthrie
Humorous Category: Fiction or Non-Fiction –This category is in memory of Leon Hinton Sr., a long-time member of the Burlington Writer’s Club.
First Place – Warren Dixon, Second Place – Erika Hoffman, Third Place – Kate Gaydos, Honorable Mention – Janet R Sady