2005 Essay Contest Winners

THEME: “That Special Someone”


1st Place

That Special Someone: My Daughter
By Latrice Bolling
Latrice writes about finding inspiration in her daughter and how she becomes a big driver in her achievements.

2nd Place

A Friend Named Maggie
By Jim Dineen
An essay about the relevance of having a good friend when times are hard, Jim shares how Maggie helped him deal with kidney disease.

3rd Place

Sings in My Heart
By Christine Sanders
Christine writes about following her dreams. A story of perseverance and inner strength through the support of a friend.