Writing contest winners named

DOWNEY - Winners have been announced in Writers' Workshop West's recent article contest.First place went to Rosalie Sciortino for her entry "Stubborn as a Mule?" Margaret Hehman-Smith's article "Famous Animal Tale" took second place and third went to Lorine Parks for "Statford Letters." Writers' Workshop West meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Downey High School library. Interested writers are invited to join this informal group who have added a new contest category - memoir, word count 500-1,500 - due at the February 2012 meeting. Short story entries are due at the November 2011 meeting. Prizes will be awarded to winners. For information, call (562) 862-3106.

********** Published: October 06, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 25