The Wayne College Regional Writing Awards seek to encourage and recognize excellence in creative writing in the Wayne College region.
These writing awards are open to writers in the Wayne College region. Wayne College employees and their immediate families are not eligible to submit to the Wayne College Regional Writing Awards.
Writers may submit work in all three categories. There is an entry fee for each category. Please see the entry form form for more details.
Judging for the Wayne College Regional Writing Awards will be done by members of the Wayne College Creative Writing Project Advisory committee. Their decisions are final.
- Dec. 13, 2019, 4:00 p.m. (Friday) - Deadline for submissions
- March 2020 - Winners announced in early March.
Winners will be asked to submit their winning entries in electronic format at this time.
- To be Announced - Awards ceremony at Wayne College
Regional Writing Award Winners 2019-2020
|Regional Poetry||Place||Name of Piece|
|Joseph Cheslock||First||At 4:00 A.M.|
|Patricia Warner||Second||Bass Idyll|
|Neil Marks||Third||Autumn in a Single Tree|
|Lisa Pelfrey||Honorable Mention||Trajectory|
|Regional Nonfiction||Place||Name of Piece|
|Mary Ann Lieser||First||Postcards From the
|Dottie Sines||Second||Back When People Wrote
|David Agard||Third||Hattie Gets New Shoes|
|Becky Soehnlen||Honorable Mention||Can’t Stop the Rain|
|Regional Story||Place||Name of Piece|
|Dottie Sines||First||To Shine|
|Joseph Cheslock||Second||The Accident|
|Daniel Holderman||Third||Lights in the Night Sky|