Golden Quill Writing contest
Next year's contest will begin May 2024. Stay tuned here for next year's topic and details. Until then, please enjoy seeing and reading winning entries from 2022 and 2023.
We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2023 SLO Golden Quill Writing Contest.
First Place Judythe Guamera The Disappearing Spouse
Second Place Mathew Green Freezer Burn
First Place Michelle Turner And Tomorrow
First Place George Asdel With New Eyes
Thank you to all who submitted entries to the contest, judged the entries, or helped with the logistics of putting on the contest. And Congratulations to the winners!
Director Golden Quill Contest Director
Presentation of the awards and winning readings at the General Meeting September 12th.
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We are proud to list the winners of the 2022 SLO NightWriters Golden Quill Writing Contest.
Links to the winning entries are provided for those authors who have given us permission to post their entries on our website.
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First Place: Jana Marie Rose The Voyager
Second Place: David Brandin Death and the Lion
First Place: Colleen Craig The Unknowable
Second Place: Diane Parnell Dressing Up in Church Faces
Many heartfelt thanks to all who submitted entries to the contest, judged the entries, or helped with the logistics of putting on the contest! It was a terrific team effort!