2018 Annual Kansas Voices Writing Contest Winners and Reception

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 6:00pm

Winfield Arts & Humanities Council would like to congratulate winners of this year's Kansas Voices Writing Contest:

Poetry - Traditional
1st Place - "Addendums", Bronte Young, Winfield
Honorable Mention - "The Artist", Gil Rumsey, Lenexa
Honorable Mention - "The Legend of Pudding Lane", Grace Nightingale, Arkansas City
Honorable Mention - "Land of the Southwind", Marie Fletcher, Leoti

Poetry - Free Verse
1st Place - "On Stevens", Bill Coleman, Wichita
Honorable Mention - "The Game", Kelly Johnston, Wichita
Honorable Mention - "On the Road", Gail DeFord, Topeka
Honorable Mention - "Graduations", Hazel Spire, Sedan

Poetry - Youth
1st Place - "Between the Rows", Carly Markovich, Paola
Honorable Mention - "Wake", Hannah Hecox, Wichita
Honorable Mention - "Sunrise", Anna Jacobs, Valley Center
Honorable Mention - "The Unfortunate Memory to T.H.", Grace Nightingale, Arkansas City

Prose - Young Adult
1st Place - "Out of Time", Susan Elizabeth Allee, Augusta
Honorable Mention - "Dare, Double Dare", Storme Maynard, Mission
Honorable Mention - "Dear Me", Stacy Thowe, Topeka

Prose - Science Fiction/Fantasy
1st Place - "The Traveler and the Tural Falcon", Storme Maynard, Mission
Honorable Mention - "A business Proposal", Katrina Galloway, Ulysses
Honorable Mention - " Inside", Jessica Andre, Haviland

Prose - Mystery
1st Place - "Rancher's Cafe", Connie Beckett, Maple Hill
Honorable Mention - "Whisperings of Fear", Charles Wray, Topeka
Honorable Mention - "The Abel Adventurer", Neel Holler, Wichita

Prose - Creative Non-Fiction
1st Place - "First Beer", Roger K. Droz, Topeka
Honorable Mention - "In a Love Affair with Cows", Sheri Beisner, Alton
Honorable Mention - "The Day God Breathed on Joplin", Charles Wray, Topeka

Prose - Short Story Fiction
1st Place - "The Lioness and the Morning Flowers", Grace Becker, Newton
Honorable Mention - "The Capricorn", Emily Hamm, Burlington
Honorable Mention - "Bookmark", Storme Maynard, Mission

Prose - Youth
1st Place - "A Reporters Nightmare", Tekoa Galloway, Ulysses
Honorable Mention - "The Good Archer", Carly Markovich, Paola
Honorable Mention - "Eternally June", Grace Nightingale, Arkansas City