High School Writing Contest 2014

Winners and Judges 2014 HSWC

Winners and Judges 2014 HSWC

2014 Tri-Valley Writers

Annual High School Writing Contest  

“My Story, My Vision” 

Winners:

The award presentation was held Sunday, May 18, 2-4 pm at the Pleasanton Library.

Essay:

A self-revelatory work dealing with an individual experience. 1200 word max. or 5 pages (title not included).

  • 1st – Star by Star by Annie Chen, Dougherty High, Grade 11.
  • 2nd – The Little Theatre by Hannah Keihl, Dublin High, Grade 11

Poetry:

Writing in verse. May include prose poetry, free verse, song lyrics, spoken word (i.e., rap). Up to 30 lines (title not included).

  • 1st – Skeleton by Megan Chin, Livermore Valley Charter Prep, Grade 10

    Megan Chin - Poetry - 1st Place

    Megan Chin – Poetry – 1st Place

  • 2nd – Brew by Maya Lyubomirsky, Foothill High, Grade 11

    Maya Lyubomirsky - Poetry - 2nd Place

    Maya Lyubomirsky – Poetry – 2nd & 3rd Place

  • 3rd – The Meaning of Life by Maya Lyubomirsky, Foothill High, Grade 11
  • Honorable Mentions
    • I Walked On by Jessica Heimann, Monte Vista, Grade 10

      Jessica Heimann - Poetry - Honorable Mention

      Jessica Heimann – Poetry – Honorable Mention

    • Paper Paved Streets by Sophia Elkihel, Livermore Valley Charter Prep, Grade 10
    • The Red Fruit of Summer by Christina Ge, Foothill High, Grade 10
    • So Falls the Rain by Nabeel Mamoon, California High, Grade 10

Short Story Fiction:

All genres.  1200 word max. or 5 pages (title not included).

  • 1st – Life is a Paradigm by Jhinuk Barman, Monte Vista, Grade 10

    Jhinuk Barman - Short Story - 1st Place

    Jhinuk Barman – Short Story – 1st Place

  • 2nd – Burning Film by Tomi Tunrarebi, Monte Vista, Grade 10
  • 3rd – The Grocery List by Jacob Smith, Monte Vista, Grade 10

    Jacob Smith - Short Story - 3rd Place

    Jacob Smith – Short Story – 3rd Place


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