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2019 Portion 2

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2019, Portion 2

Individuals listed below will be featured in our anthology,

72 Hours of Insanity.

Event 1: Tick, Tock

5th Place: C Foley and Srivalli Rekha

4th Place: MM Schreier

3rd Place: R.H. Berry

2nd Place: Paul Attmere

1st Place: Rachael Clarke

Event 2: It's Aliens!

5th place: Haley M. Hwang and Allison Rott

4th place: R.H. Berry

3rd place: Ivy Waters

2nd place: MM Schreier

1st place: Renee Boyer

Event 3: Fake Truth

5th Place: Haley M. Hwang

4th Place: Marcy Dilworth

3rd Place: Oonagh McBride

2nd Place: Rachael Clarke

1st Place: Paul Attmere

Event 4: Dialogue Only

5th Place: Shelby Van Pelt

4th Place: R.H. Berry

3rd Place: Alexandra Otto

2nd Place: Kathy Jeffords

1st Place: Janna Miller

Event 5: Bizarre Bazaar

5th Place: Rachael Clarke

4th Place: Sarah Perchikoff

2nd Place: R.H. Berry and Haley M. Hwang

1st Place: Janna Miller



Portion 1

10th Place, Rowan Rook

9th Place, Freya Bell

8th Place, Mia Neishy

7th Place, Srivalli Rekha

6th Place, Maria L. Berg

5th Place, Belinda White

4th Place, EJ Fowler

3rd Place, Tony Kelly

2nd Place, MM Schreier

1st Place, Anne Limbergh

Portion 2

10th Place, Mia Neishy

9th Place, Allison Rott

8th Place, Haley M Hwang

7th Place, Renee Boyer

6th Place, Srivalli Rekha

5th Place, Shelby Van Pelt

4th Place, Rachael Clarke

3rd Place, Janna Miller

2nd Place, R.H. Berry

1st Place, MM Schreier

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The Individual Portion 1

The Writer's Games (originally dubbed the NaNoGames) were the brainchild of Heather Glomb. The first Games took place in May, 2014, and set out to encourage creative writing. When they finished, the writers wanted more, and this group was born.

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