Writing Contest Winners

Writing Contest Honorable Mentions

Other top-ranked entries

  • Stolen Sisters by Diamond Williams of Haskell Indian Nations University

    Poetry

    Homing In

    Vivian M. Carroll

    I fly, silver wings above clouds,
    tracking yesterday through winds
    tuned to stellar frequency—

  • Moodle Doodle by Shaniah Kabigebi of Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College

    Nonfiction

    Strawberry Fields

    Jeremy Chapman

    Choking on ditch weed, riding the clutch, and cranking the Beatles, we were off with Geoff perched on top of his car roof.

  • Dream Colors by Debberona Begaye of Navajo Technical University

    Fiction

    What’s Better Left Unsaid

    Alyza Grant

    And one day she was sure she’d come to love her baby too. It was a bit of cosmic mercy in the midst of hell.

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