2014 Cascade Writing Contest

OCW Cascade Contest Honors Writing Excellence

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Excitement was high at the 2014 Cascade Awards on August 6, as the Cascade Writing contest finalists and winners were recognized. After giving certificates to all finalists, emcees Susan May Warren and Jeff Gerke welcomed the winners onstage by reading the opening line of their winning entry.

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2014 Cascade Award Winners

Published Contemporary Fiction On the Threshold by Sherrie Ashcraft and Christina Tarabochia Published Historical Fiction Mistaken by Karen Barnett Published Memoir Iron Heart: A Story of Perseverance after Polio by Delilah Moore Leach Published Nonfiction Walking Sticks by Joyce Wilkens Published Young Adult/Middle Grade Menehunes Missing by Cheryl Linn Martin Published Children’s Egg-Song by Joy V. Mazeikas Published Articles, Columns, …

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2014 OCW Cascade Writing Contest Finalists


We are very pleased to announce the 2014 Cascade Writing Contest finalists. The winners will be announced at the Cascade Awards at the OCW Summer Coaching Conference, August 6, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. at Red Lion Hotel on the River in Portland, Oregon. Congratulations to the following finalists for the 2014 Cascade Awards.

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Cascade Writing Contest Update


Congratulations to all who entered the second annual Cascade Writing Contest! Your participation shows your determination to show your best work and advance your writing goals, and we applaud you. The contest closed March 31st with more than 150 entries. We also want to thank our outstanding lineup of judges for their many hours of review and for encouraging the …

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