Writing Contest Winners

Writing Contest Honorable Mentions

Other top-ranked entries

  • Highway Cannon by Tyrel Iron Eyes of Sitting Bull College


    From the Dark to the Light

    Dale Morgan

    That one look that showed you the world of Ego Its breeze suddenly springs into the season being…

  • Star Infancy 3C219 by Gregory M. Analla of the Institute of American Indian Arts


    Sister’s Giveaway

    Ruby Hansen Murray

    You could have worn the black stripe Pendleton yourself if you’d come down to Oklahoma to get named…

  • Flute Player by Amanda Beardsley of the Institute of American Indian Arts


    My First Bowling Plaque

    Jacob Doney

    The sunlight blazed brightly through the thin, white curtains of the motel room, piercing the darkness. Drowsy from…

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    Celina Gray

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    TCJ Staff

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    Celina Gray

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