Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Top 5 Finalists in the Go Teen Writers 1,000 Word Writing contest

Congratulations to the writers whose entries were chosen for the top five in our 1,000 word contest: (Listed alphabetically)

Ajax Cochrane
Anastasia Elizabeth K.
Elizabeth Liberty Lewis
Deborah Rocheleau 
The Russian Pianist

Their entries have been passed on to super stud agent, Amanda Luedeke. Congratulations!


  1. Yeah for everyone who placed, but Elizabeth I'm really proud of you!
    ~Sarah Faulkner


  2. Wow! So excited. Congrats to everyone for the courage to enter. Writing contests are awesome

    1. From Amo Libros:
      DEB!!! Hurray!! So glad you did well!
      (from the author of Maiden of the Woodland).

  3. Congratulations to the top 5! :) That's so awesome for you all!

    Stephanie and Jill, I was wondering, for those of us who made it to the top 20, will we be getting any feedback? Thank you both for doing this contest! It was so great to be able to participate. :)

  4. That's awesome for everyone who placed! Congrats you guys! I'm curious like Emily though—Do the top 20 that didn't place in the top 5 receive any feedback? Thank you both for hosting this contest!

  5. Just got my feedback! Thank you so much!

  6. Yayy! Congratulations everyone!

  7. (Oh, I misspoke a few days ago. I really did get my feedback. Oops!) Congrats to finals!!!

  8. Congrats to the top 5! Thanks to the judges for the awesome feedback! =)

  9. CONGRATS amazing finalists!! :))

  10. Congratulations!!!!! So excited for all of you!!! :)

    And thank you to Shannon Dittemore and Laura Anderson Kurk for judging!! We appreciate your time and skill.

  11. You all are more than welcome! Can I just say, I've judged a handful of contests now and the twenty entries I read would rank up there with the best. Very well done, you guys. All of you are much farther along than I was at your age. Keep writing. Keep reading. The world needs words like yours.