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—

  • Mo by Moriah Thompson of Sitting Bull College

    Fiction

    Turtle Mountain Blessing

    Celeste Keplin

    As the evening star appeared, the despair that she’d kept locked in a fist grip behind her moved in close, as if the tiny light had beckoned it forward.

  • 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.

Art and Photography

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Film

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