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Ink About It Writing Competition

Congratulations to our Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Ink About It short story writing competition! With 140 entries received in the junior categories it's clear we have lots of bright, creative, funny, thoughtful, and socially aware young people in Kingston and surrounding areas - keep up the great work!

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Winners and runners up of the 2018 Ink About It Junior Writing Competition.
Left to right, back: Grace, Zoe, and Rory. Left to right, front: Jasper, Christina, and Phoebe.

5–8 Years Age Group

Winner: Phoebe P., age 8

"The Fingernail Flea"
Read the winning entry (98KB).

Second place: Jasper E., age 8

"Space Wreckier"
Read the second place entry (72KB).

Third place: Christina M., age 7

"Ode to My Three Best Loves"
Read the third place entry (72KB).

9–12 Years Age Group

Winner: Grace VH., age 11

"Why the Epaulette Shark Walks on Land"
Read the winning entry (76KB).

Second place: Zoe W., age 12

"Untitled"
Read the second place entry (74KB).

Third place: Rory T., age 11

"An Artist Dream"
Read the third place entry (75KB).