Pen 2 Paper 2017 Results

What an amazing year for Pen 2 Paper! Thank you so much to everyone who submitted over 220 pieces of disability fiction, non-fiction, and poetry--more than double what we've ever received! We read so much outstanding work and are proud to announce winners and finalists in each division below. Full entries posted with permission; authors retain all rights.

Grand Prize

Crip Cargo Heidi Johnson-Wright

Non Fiction

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1st Place: Rheumatoid Arthritis Zen Master Extraordinaire Jessica Hitch
2nd Place: Disabled Courtney Felle
Audience Favorite: Manual Reset Anna Kaye-Rogers

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Fiction

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1st Place: Everything is Awesome Deanna Altomara
2nd Place: Dementia Dean Gessie
Audience Favorite: The Train to Nowhere: A Fictional Account of My Journey with Crohn's Disease Dejv M. Mutnjakovic

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Poetry

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1st Place: My Grandmother Greets Me as Tommy TJ Reynolds
2nd Place: Mental Psychosis Robert Robeson
Audience Favorite: Never Mind Debz Butler

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