N30B Contest Winners—2009

Narrative congratulates the winners and finalists.

(All entrants in the Contest were between the ages of eighteen and thirty.)



   FIRST PLACE   ($1,500)
   MONTANA RAY   The Blessing   




   SECOND PLACE   ($750)
   GREG BROWN   Smoke Jumpers




   THIRD PLACE   ($300)
   CHRISTA HILLSTROM   Depth of Field



TEN FINALISTS  ($100)

Carrie Braman   View from Bellosguardo
Ashley Kunsa   Go Hungry
Kate Levin   Last Run
Michael Mitnick   Babs the Dodo: A Sad Comedy
Golan Moskowitz   Part Hole
Richard Sonnenmoser   Vacation Bible School
Diana Spechler   Transcendent and Brilliant and True
Jackie Thomas-Kennedy   Hello to Rose
Emily Van Kley   Old Machines
Sara Zandieh   The Pool Party


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