Each year the Blue Sage Center for the Arts partners up with Delta County Libraries to host a writing competition for Delta County writers and poets. The winners of the competition have their works published in the annual Write On! Anthology, which is published by the Blue Sage.
This is the competition's fifth year, and the Blue Sage and the Delta County Libraries extend a thank you and congratulations to all who participated.
The winning entries this year are as follows, with author and title:
Mary Bachran, "Sold for 20k and Health Care;"
Karen Fogg, "Autumn at Moosehead Lake;"
Brandi Hudson, "Coffee in the Mountains;"
Tara Miller, "Argon" and "She has these Features;"
Marion Stewart, "A Thousand Years of Crickets" and "Our Famous Lives;"
Connie Willett, "One Leg Over" and "The Snake;"
Tom Wills, "Dwelling Place Rules" and "Dead Wasp;"
Tom Winkel, "Dreams of Nesting Dolls" and "Unique & Melting;"
Mary Bachran, "Junkie;"
Marla Bishop, "Consumption;"
Jamie Bryson, "Pepper;"
Karen Fogg, "Small Town Blues and Other Colors;"
Don Foster, "For Noah — the Swimmer and the Eagle;"
Cort Galbreath, "The First Shots Fired;"
Marylee Hauze, "Losing Heart;"
Brandi Hudson, "Oily Guilt;"
Carol Kwiatkowski, "Tough;"
Wes Perrin, "Town Meeting Starts at Seven Sharp;"
Margot Richardson, "Life, Death and Resurrection;"
Connie Willett, "Silent Night, Holy Night;"
Tom Wills, "We Have Been Happy in the House;"
Laura Lee Yates, "One Thing I'll Never Be."