Winner of 2017 Giller Prize

Winner of 2017 Giller Prize
Michael Redhill for his novel Bellevue Square

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Saturday Night and Northwestern Ontario Writers Celebrate

Writing Contest Winners:

120 writers from British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Quebec submitted a total of 229 entries to make NOWW's 11th Annual Writing Contest the most successful contest yet. The winners were announced Saturday, May 9 at the annual NOWW get together.

The winning entries (writers' home towns appear in parentheses) are:

1st - South-Facing Window by Mary Frost (Thunder Bay)
2nd - Three Poems by Clay Breiland (Thunder Bay)
3rd - Five Poems by Marianne Jones (Thunder Bay)

1st - Away from Yourself by Mike Bryan (Thunder Bay)
2nd - Minotaur by Roy Blomstrom (Thunder Bay)
3rd - Unhooked by Mike Bryan

1st - Ella by Heather McLeod (Thunder Bay)
2nd - Rite of Passage by David Welby (Thunder Bay)
3rd - Once Upon a Shoe by Sharon Irvine (Thunder Bay)

Children's Story
1st - The Wild Flowers of Bugwander by John Pringle (Atikokan)
2nd - Wilbur's Favourite Plant by John Pringle
3rd - The Goaltender by Jim Foulds (Thunder Bay)

Flash Fiction
1st - Shimmer by Mike Bryan
2nd - The Missing Piece by Amy Louise Ells (North Bay)
3rd - Night Terrors by Sue Blott (Thunder Bay)

No comments:

Post a Comment