It's All Write - All Submissions 2014

2014 submissions were accepted in the three grade categories - Middle School, Grades 9th/10th and Grades 11th/12th. The following are all the students and the work they submitted for this year's It's All Write Contest. The winning stories and finalists can be viewed here.

Middle School:

Isabelle Aguilar
"Sanctuary"
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Miguel Aldrete
"Fight to Survive"
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Noor Al-Regib
"The School"
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Jonathan Awwad
"Our Sleeping Minds"
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Jett Bailey
"Killing Them Loudly"
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Linus Banka
"On The Effects of Spontaneous Semi-Lucid Dreaming"
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Savannah Beck
"Fire"
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Tricia Becker
"Gone"
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Mallery A. Bee
"Love & Loss - The Way the World Turns"
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Elena Bernier
“The Elevator"

Katherine Bos
"Mother Goose's Magical Book of Rhymes"

Henry Branch
"The Immigrant Kid"
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Tobin Brenner
"Stuck"
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Jada Brown
“It’s the Start of the End”

Linus Brush-Mindell
"The New Kid"
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Misty Cao
“Fire”

Shelby Carlson
“Son of the Mob”

Bridget Chemberlin
"The Starcatcher"
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Samantha Chime
"The Hundred Year Loop"
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Miguel Clement
"Greystone"
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Ben Clingenpeel
“The Story of a Bride, a Groom, and a Bus”

Hannah Kathryn Cohen
"Girls Don't Wear Dog Tags"
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Lucas Cole
"Truth"
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Mary Collins
"The Gryphon Trainer"
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Emma Crisenbery
"Doors to Heaven"
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Danielle D’Alonzo
"A Very Active Imagination"
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Krishna Davis
"Text Message"
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Lindsey Dye
"Lessons of Life"
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Daria Esfahan
"Sticks and Stones"
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Isabel Espinosa
“Guitar Tales”

Carsten Finholt
"Guns, Bombs, Knives and Other Tools of Your Average Office Worker"
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Alexis Flores
"The Roanoke Sickness"
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Kate Foley
"Always"
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Kira Frahm
"Cross Country Daze"
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Lucy Fuller
"Alone"
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Samuel Galler
"Burning Souls"
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Alexa Gonzalez
“Memories”

Richard Guan
"Obviously Wrong Answers"
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Megan He
"Gossip"
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Heidi Hepler
"Why the Opossum has a Pouch: A Retelling of the Native American Myth"
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Laura Hicken
"The Christmas Tree"
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Graeme Horton
"Glow of the City"
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Eric Hughes
“Untitled”

Jane Hughes
"She Sees Through Them"
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Chioma Ilozor
“Close to a winter less year”

Ifechi Ilozor
"Trek at Nightfall"
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Aniyah Jackson
"The Ties That Bind"
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Delace Jia
"Parallel Universe"
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Moka Johns
"The Prisoner"
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Zane Jones
"Peeled Paint"
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Joanathan Kang
"Non Reality"
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Ashley Keeler
“What Happened Last Tuesday”

Celia Kessler
"Paper"
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Zoe Kincaid-Beal
“Hello Darkness”

Erik Kirakosyan
"Coming Back to Earth"
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Casey Klobucar
"Clandestinely Confound"
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Ryan Klooster
"Ice"
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Ananya Krishnan
"Road to Recovery"
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Matthew Krivan
"2,000 Miles"
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Sofia Kwok
"Erase"
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Emily Lancaster
"Nukasāna"
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David Lee
“A Very Serious Dystopia”

Marielle Lenehan
"The Elm Tree"
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Avi Lessure
"Shadowbeasts"
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Ruoqi “Rosie” Li
"A Haunted House"
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Kara Lindstrom
"The Noble Type"
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Michelle Livernois
"Flashback"
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Leo Lofy
"Usurper"
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Jocelyn Longaza
"Worst Nightmare"
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Hope Lowery
"Taking Peer Pressure with Pride!"
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Zoe Lubetkin
"Jumping For The Young and Rash"
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Mara Lynch
"After"
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Kayleigh Manchester
"The Were-ling"
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Ariana Martin
"The Wind that Whispers"
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Katie Matthews
“Almost”

Hannah Mayer
"My Husband of a Moa "
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Julian Mayes-Burnett
"Spring Stags Fighting"
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Cameron D.O. McCarthy
"Rise of the Long Ago Race"
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Zev Miklethun
"Meta"
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Abby Mills
"Jump!"
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Sarah Neam
"The Third Limb"
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Nyaila Newbold
"Plane Ride"
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Kaia Newman
"A Thousand Lovely Faces"
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Anna Nicklas
"Buffy the Rabbit and His Magical Adventure"
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Anna Marie Freya Nikolić
"The Fall of Daphne Daisy"
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Sydney Melissa Orton
"No More Tears"

Celeste Pan
"Perfekte Fehl"
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Alaina Pellar-Kosbar
"Best Buddy"
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William Polen
"Unwelcome News"
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Brandon Quach
"The Search for the Football"
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Abigail Kate Rahman
"The Red Dress"
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Sarah Read
"Fiery Ash"

Bridget Roberts
"Snowman for Sam"
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Emma Roth
"Jailbird"
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Manal Sayyed
"Gretchen's Life"
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Dana Schwalbe
"The Virus"
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Mei Semones
"The Girl that is Half of the Last Puzzle Piece"
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Saki Semones
"V-I-V-I-A-N"
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Jake Shapiro
"The Fairies"
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Vivek Sharma
"A Traumatized Hero"
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Zion Smith
"Déjà vu"

Serena Smith
"Miracle"
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Logan Stafford
"Dragon Myth"
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Lydia Stevens
"Just a Few Folds"
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Joseph Surdutovich
"The Woman with the Yellow Eyes"
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Megan Taylor
"Stains"
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Emma Thomas
"What If I Died?"
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Ayla Tighe
"The Lament of the Sea: Ten Sorrowful Centuries for the Lord of the Water"
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Gabi Valderrama
"Again"
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Lena von Moltke
"Trial and Airror"
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Ian Wait
"New World"
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Katie Wakevainen
"Forget Me Not"
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Megan Walsh
"The Tree of Life"
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Vicky Wang
"The Adventures of Sammy Monroe"
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Anna White
"Running Out of Time"
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Garrett Willacker
"The Click"
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Jesse Yost
"In a Time"
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Christopher Zou
"Gentlemen Love Money"
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High School 9th/10th Grade:

Karen Ahn
"Family Portrait"
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Jamer Anderson
"Sky of Pallid Azure"
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Aleyah Austin
"Lonely Landscapes"
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Angela Baker
"The Tragedy of Anastasia Whitmore"
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Caitlin Baratti
"Stones"
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Orion Biedrzycki
"Nothing Is Gold"
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Aaron Bonsu
"The_Black_Wedding"
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Dominic Bourassa
"Aika"
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Lydia Brattin
"Old Blue Eyes Meets New Brown Eyes"
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Hadassah Brenner
"Kora"
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Will Brighton
"All That I Can See"
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Hugo Cabrera-Reyes
"TROPICO"
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Brianna Cannistraro
"The_Aftermath"
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Kate Cohee
"Can I Climb Them?"
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Lynn Costello
"5150"
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Kariamu Cross
"Take In Not Taken"
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Sarah DeMont
"With Clouds Above Me"
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Leah Erben
"Superior"
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Abel Fernandez
"Scam"
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Gillian Foley
"Black With One Sugar"
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Madelaine Formica
"Ever_After"
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Courtney Fulcher
"Inora_at_Ten"
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Alana Galloway
"The Obscurities of Life"
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Catherine Garton
"When I Fall"
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Breia Gore
"Wine Redder Than My Blood"
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Claire Gottsman
"A Single Sun"
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Katelynn Groenewold
“The Door Nailed Shut”

Emily Gunderson
"The Strength of Nature"
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Carina Hahn
"The_Cocoon"
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Chastity Hale
“Recovery Room”

Jackson Hassell
“The Daedalus Network”

Sanelma Heinonen
“Not Our Paradise”

Elise Hoffman
"Stronger Than Love"
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Kai Hoffman
"Correspondence and Contrition"
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Thalia Ignatoff
"The Tree the Bench and the Marble"
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Jenessa Islas-Parker
"The Fallen"
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Noah Johnson
"The Response"
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Artur Kalandarov
"The Objects"
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Haylee Kazen
"The Executioner"
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Sahar Khalil
"Halloween Night"
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Sabeen Khan
"Giving Up"
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Alicia Kim
“Great Expectations”

Barbora Kocnarova
"End Of World (As We Don't Know It)"
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Karsen LaRue
"Ben's Timer"
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Elizabeth Lasley
"Run"
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Noah Lorey
"Requiem for Saint George"
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Maariya Mahmood
"A Sightless World"
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Emma Martin-Hilker
"Thin Air"
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Zhamoyani McMillan
"Majestic Blue"
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Emily McNeiece
"A Road, a Fence, and a Man"
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Seamus McWilliams
"The Detective"
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A.J. Middaugh
"The Guardian of Words"
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Sarah Mughal
“Pandora’s Burden”

Yomna Nassar
"Subject Matters"
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Katherine Nichols
"Woods Holding Secrets"
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John Nicklas
"Grandmother's House"
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Emerald Norman
"Lumina"
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Dani Ochoa
"Leaves Amongst Skin"
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Emily O’Neal
"Volatilis Hericius"
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Katherine Pan
"The Place We Call Home"
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Maria Pereyra
"Unexpected Skip"
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Aliahna Porter
"The Face of Fear"
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Carly Riegger
"Revenge"
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Elizabeth Amy Santoso
"Josephine, Steve, and Gnomes"
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Maria Scharrer
"A Bumpy Road"
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Heather Shafer
"Moonlit Field"
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Eric Shannon
"Juliet and Romeo"
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Ana Sheldon
"Tailor Shop"
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Cecilia Shoopmann
“Angels”

Melissa Smajevic
"White Sheets and Red Curtains"
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Taniya Spolia
"I Woke Up Sweating"
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Samantha Stark
“Keep It Shut”

Zoe Stephan
"New Town, New Chance"
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Marlee Stollar
“Running”

Maurici Tergau
"The Exchange"
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Kayla Thornberry
“The Door”

Mya Torres
"The House of Horrors"
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Kelsey Towne
"Aspartame"
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Xitlalitl Trivett
"The Orthodogtist"
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Isaac Weiss
"Underground"
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Ngawati Wharemate
"Recovery"
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Krista Williams
"The Gingerbread House"
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Neely Woodroffe
"The Silver Thief"
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Sharon Ye
"First Date"
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Brian Yell
"One Life to Live"
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Krystle Zachary
"Every Living Thing"
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Avis Zane
“Saint Simone Against the Fear”

Kenny Zheng
"Rift"
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High School 11th/12th Grade:

Ashley Adams
"I Drink to You"
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Dalia Ahmed
"Saving the Well"
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Ryan Akridge
"Learning To Live"
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Sofia Aljure
"The Double"
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Benediktus Giovanito Antaputra
"A Second Chance"
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Emma Arango
"Kila"
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Stephany Arenas
"The Glacial Shot"

Joshua Ashkinaze
"Sometimes We Know Best"
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Zachariah Barry
"Stranded"
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Hanel Baveja
"Kelani"

Matthew Bilmes
"Ego"
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Max Bonilla
"The Last Light"
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Courtney Botteron
"Comfortably_Numb"
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Rachel Brumenschenkel
"Dream #622: The Woods of the Water Sprites"

Katelyn Burke
"Rise and Fall"
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Ann Chen
"The Curse"
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Matthew Chervin
"A Man about Town"
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Rachel Ciarkowski
"A Rule With No Rules"
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Edmond Clark
"Scratching the Paint"
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Olivia Cratty
"Real Love"
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Gabirel David Rompf Dagua
"Gehenna Lost"
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Christina Daniels
"Returning to the Music"
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Aspen Daniels
"Coffee on the House"
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Rachel Davis
"Dream Come True"
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Maria Jose de Francisco
"Simple Sound"
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Amy DeBellis
"The More Things Change"
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Brian Ducas
"Overdose"
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Lydia Kibler Evans­­
"The Bird Girl"
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Serafima Fedorova
"To Be Blessed in a Foreign Language"
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Alessandra Fernandez
"I Am"
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Natalia Fragozo
"Eden City"

Sofia Gambini
"Remembering Ben"
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Bailey Gambrell
"Harmonic Sanctums"
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Annie Gao
"The Baby Maker"

Rachel Girard
"The Deadly Needle"
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Erin Gonyeau
"How to Lose at Life"
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Chris Grayson
"Frederick's Lesson in Human Cannibalism"
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Irene Gu
"Red"
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Messiah Hagood-Barnes
"The Nearness of He and She"

Em Hammett
"BK"

Sarah Harder
"Winter Tea"
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Caitlyn Hennessey
"The Broken Heart"
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Natalia Hermida G.
"Nocturne"
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Katherine Hernandez
"Ammunition"
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Sean Anderson Jacobi
"The Void"
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Katheryne Johnston
"The Last Piece"

Sofia Kromis
"106 Billion"
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Brianna Laskey
"Goals and Objectives"
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Sharon Li
"Welcome to Sector 53"
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Cathy Liu
"Rotten Apple"
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Eveline Liu
"a lonely hunter"
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Chonn Look
"The Fallen Hero King"
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Keegan Mackin
"Another Version of Little Red Riding Hood"
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Zach Maloof
"The Wentworth Family Reunion"
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Michelle Manganelo
"Simply Not Enough"
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Nadia Marrero-Silva
"She Who Rides Upon Pale Horse"
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Julia McCammon
"More than I Can Chew"

Natalie Marie Mendolia
"The End: The Legend of Alcohol and the Myth of Lucius"
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Mari Milkie
"Ache"
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Hope Montag
"Long Live the Crown"
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Sofia Montalvo
"Living"
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Rhiannon Ng
"Barefoot on Vincent Street"
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Simon Nguyen
"Fortune's Fool"

David Nolan
"Salvation"
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Jacqueline Ose
"Under the City"
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Deanna Pellegrino
"Secrets Don't Make Friends"
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Jonah Pollens-Dempsey
"The Royals Across the River"

Natalie Quiles
"An End to the Beginning"
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Catalina Llano Raffo
"Nativity"
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Ben Ratner
"A Different Woman"
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Emma Roalsvig
"Who She Was"
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Gabriel Rogan
"Inevitable Death"
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Joshua Rubin
"Beauty"
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Jamie Samson
"Father Figure"
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Carolina Sanchez
"Violet"
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Isabel Sandweiss
"Flurries"
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Ellen Sauer
"Recapitulation"
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Cassandra Schambach
"Skinny Love"
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Andrew Schmidt
"Canvas"
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Shayla Shoeneberger
"Lack of Remembrance"
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Steven Schulte
"Armbands and Manacles"
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Angelica Serrano
"Mixed Signals"

Rutheanne Shackelford
"Cheer Up, Buttercup"
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Nina Shallman
"At the Pond"

Brendan Shannon
"The Final Pogrom"
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Xin Shu
"Chairs"
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Tamara Snelson
"The House"
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Amy Solov
"Haunted"

Benjamin Sonnenberg
"Alvin's Swing"
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Erin Tichenor
"Stefan, Extraterrestrials, and the Third Reich"
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Christina Panagoulia Triantafillopoulos
"The Girl in the Mirror"
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Coleen Truong
"The Lost Child"
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Felipe Valdes
"Little Timothy and The Land of Darkness"

Catherine Valdez
"Track"
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Kassie Vanderhelm
"True Love?"
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Bethany Velazquez
"The Scenario"
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Khyra Walcott
"Orenda"
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Zaria Ware
"Smiles"
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Justin Weltz
"Only Hindsight is 20/20"
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Kelsey Wilson
"The Weeping Willow"
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Alex Wood
"Judgment Call"
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Beemnet Workeneh
"North"
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Minna Wybrecht
"Apocalypse"
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Julia Yacaman
"The Play"

Lucas Zambrano
"Soft Spring Breeze"
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Cody Zeisler
"Heist"
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