2022-2023 WriteNow! Award Ceremony
The 2023 WriteNow! High School Writing Contest features original writing in poetry, short story, creative non-fiction, and persuasive essay from high schoolers across the Northeast Metro. On May 4th, 2023, WriteNow! award winners and their friends, families, and teachers, gathered together to celebrate student writing. Scroll on to read and celebrate the work of ALL this year's award winners.
Grades 9 & 10
Award of Excellence: Joy Shadrack, “Shatter”
Grades 11 & 12
Award of Excellence: Zoe Roettger, "Betwixt Me and Christmas”
Award of Merit: Zoe Roettger, “The Fire Within that We Let Go”
Honorable Mention: Cellan Novack, “The Sights and Sounds of No-One in Particular”
"The Sights and Sounds of No-One in Particular":
"The Fire Within that We Let Go":
"Betwixt Me and Christmas":
A special thank you to all of the school coordinators involved and judges!