Eleanor Ellis Public Library is pleased to announce our winners for the 2023 Creative Writing Contest: 

Congrats to the winners and to all who participated. 

Special thanks to the Phelps Women’s Club for sponsoring this contest. We truly appreciate their continual support.

Winning submissions will be on display in our library for the next few weeks. So, stop in and enjoy some amazing reading.

K-2 First Place -Josie Spink, “Petunia the Magical Girl”

Second Place – Ashton Petts, “The Explorers”

Third Place –  Clarie Smith, “The Fluffy Pompoms”

3-5 First Place – Willow Nelson, “The Adventure”

Second Place – Jayne Halsey, “Tryouts”

Third Place – Aidan Petts, “Peanut’s Big Trip”

6-8 First Place – Zoey Fronk, “A Poem”

Second Place –  Emmalyn Jones, “The Beast”

Third Place – Paisley Logan, “Sky Bear”

9-12 First Place – Autumn Petts, “Dreams Do Come True”

Second Place – Alivia Jones, “Nobody Knows”

Third Place – Kaylie Grasse, “Somewhatedness”

Adult Division – Karla Larson , “Laughter”