Berbee-Walsh Writing Contest Winners

Berbee-Walsh Writing Contest Winners

eSomethin Staff

Imagine the emotional release of writing your true feelings.  Now imagine getting paid for it.

Winners of the second annual Berbee-Walsh Writing Contest experienced just that this spring.  Students from all grades at Perrysburg High School were invited to submit compositions between 200-2,500 words.  A major requirement of the contest is that students could not get help from teachers.

Judges chose three top essays along with three honorable mentions.  eSomethin is proud to present those compositions:

1st Place: Abby Henry, $1,000
“Perspectives”

2nd Place: Madison Wyraz, $750
A Letter, Unsent

3rd Place: Amanda Overy, $500
“On the Origins of Silence”

Honorable Mentions: $250 each

Clara Barned
“When I Was Laid in the Earth”

Isabelle Knestrick
“To The Woman Who Gave Me Life”

Olivia Thomas
“What is Adoption?”

Congratulations to all the winners!

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