The 2018 Fiction Writing Contest had seven strong and enjoyable entries as you can read for yourself below.
After all entries had been received and judged, the RHA Board hosted a Writer’s Celebration for everyone to come together and celebrate. Hosted by contest coordinator Cathy Larson, the Writers gathered to nosh on appetizers, enjoy some great wine, and made new friends. The winners were announced, and everyone was given time to share the details and the inspiration behind his or her short short.With this great evening of friends and family, everyone walked away feeling empowered by this small neighborhood we all call home.
Who know what story seed were planted from that little gathering for the 2019 contest?
Will we see your name here next year?
Kevin Cimarusti, Rossmoor Secrets
Karen Gardner, An Angel in Rossmoor
Ron Kirkpatrick, A Pirate’s Miracle
Lisa Lanier, The Puff Ball
Roy Roudine, Together Forever
Diane Rush, Rossmoor’s Gold
Chris Sandberg, Our New Home
And the Winner is….
This year’ s winner is Lisa Lanier for The Puff Ball. She received a$200 Visa Gift Card. Second place goes to Diane Rush for Rossmoor’s Gold winning a$100 Fish Company Gift Card. Third place, and a$50 Panera Gift Card, goes to Roy Roudine for Together Forever.
Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to all who participated.
Keep an eye out for next summer’s Fiction Writing Contest.We can’t wait to see where your imagination takes us next year!