Thursday, December 6, 2012

Top 20 from "Why did we come here?"

We received 116 entries to our last writing contest - wow! Congratulations to those in the top 20: (Listed in alpha order)

Allison Perdue
Bethany Baldwin
Britt M.
Danielle C.
Ellen Coatney
George Arkley
Gillian Adams
Hannah Mummert
Jessi Roberts
Jessica Staricka
Jill H.
Kendra E. Ardnek
Leorah Brinkerhoff
Lindsey Bradford
Lydia Grace Hart
Maya V.
Meghan Gorecki
Moriah N
Rachel Wilson
S.J. Bouquet

If your name is on that list, your entry is still with the judges as they determine first, second, and third places.

If your name isn't on that list, I'll be returning your feedback to you in the next couple days.


  1. Yay!! Congrats, everyone!! I'm sure all of you wrote absolute amazingness :)

  2. Congrats to everyone!
    Danielle you made it!!! : )

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    1. Man! you're just too good! Congrats!

    2. Man! you're just too good! Congrats!

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    4. oh... thank you! :D

  4. Congratulations to the top 20! I can't wait to read some of them!

  5. I'm so happy for all the winners! I hope we get to read some:)

  6. I... I placed! That's never happened before! :O :D Congrats to everyone else who placed, thanks to the judges, and everyone else--keep working hard!

    1. Congrats, Allison! Way to go! Can't wait to read your entry. :)

  7. :O Okay so my week is officially made for me - no one or nothing can wipe away this grin! =D
    Congrats to everyone else who placed! And many thanks to the judges who I am sure took a lot of time to judge as well as everyone else who was involved. Thank you!

    1. So happy for you Leorah! :D

    2. Thank you so much! Congrats to you too and best of luck next week!

  8. Congrats to those who made it to the top 20! Good on you!! :D Woot! And thank you so much to the judges for some encouraging comments and helpful criticism. Means a lot!

  9. I placed??? Was not expecting that... Maybe my writing is better when I am stressed about finals, haha. Congrats to everyone else who placed! And thank you judges, for giving your time to help us with our writing. And thank you Stephanie, for organizing these amazing contests!

  10. I love seeing all the encouragement on here. It makes the contests extra fun to work on. There were so, so, SO many great entries. You make life tough for our judges! :)

  11. Yay! Congratulations everyone!

    I think it's really cool that you guys can give us feedback even if we didn't win. :)


  12. Yay! That's my sister, Moriah!


  13. Wow! Congrats to everyone who entered, and a huge thanks to the judges!

  14. YAY! I placed! When will we be finding out 1st, 2nd, and 3rd? Thanks xx


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