Monthly Archives: April 2016

First Place Short Story Regional Award

2016 First Place Short Story Regional Award - sm

I received first place in the Short Story category in the 2016 Regional Writing Awards – University of Akron Wayne College for my fantasy short story “Sapling of Gardak.”

The awards are part of an annual Wayne College Writer’s Workshop that our local writing group (Wayne Novelist Guild) attends. This year, members of our group won five of the nine award placements.

  • Poetry
    • Roberta Angerman (3rd Place) Autumn Chill
      with two honorable mentions
  • Nonfiction
    • Cary Harter (1st Place) The Great Computer Caper
    • Chrissy Hartman (3rd Place) Black Sky Midafternoon
  • Short Story
    • Justin Tyme (1st Place) Sapling of Gardak
    • Cary Harter (2nd Place) Grocery Voyeur

The Regional Writing Awards seek to encourage and recognize excellence in creative writing in the Wayne College region.

Images above taken of our group during the lunch break of the workshop.