Congratulations to the following Franklin Central High School Creative Writing Students who received the Butler University Booth Tarkington Prize for Young Writers Awards! 2 out of 5 Poetry Winners are Flashes! 1 out of the 3 Prose Award Winners was a Flash! 37 out of 43 published Anthology selections were Flashes! FCHS Freshman Maddelyn Blodgett was recognized in all three categories!
Butler University Booth Tarkington Prize for Young Writers Awards:
- Gabrielle Gaddis – Runner Up High School Poetry, Maddelyn Blodgett – Honorable Mention High School Poetry, Shila Neyland – Runner Up High School Prose
Butler University Booth Tarkington Prize for Young Writers Award Poetry Anthology:
- Maddelyn Blodgett, Emerson Bowen, Brook Comeau, Annabelle Edwards, Megan Gorrell, Leslie West, Eva Wolski, Piper Herron, Chloe Hunter, Jamie Johnson, Nora Ladhari, Parker Long, Nick Musgrave, Seth Pridemore, Taylor Woodruff, Olivia Puckett, Jordi Ramirez, Jana Riag, Dylan Selke, Alice Smidebush, Savannah Smith, Alexandria Stegall, and Annie Sui
Butler University Booth Tarkington Prize for Young Writers Award Prose Anthology:
- Maddelyn Blodgett, Aerial Edwards, Savana Garner, Jackson Goodwin, Megan Gorrell, Allison Kemp, Maverick Myers, Gabrielle Newkirk, Sabrina Safdar, Lauren Sears, Alice Smidebush, Avery Spellman, Jenna VanSickle, and Taylor Woodruff