Autumn Voices

 

Invitations have gone out for the 2019-2020 Autumn Voices publication.  We look forward to hearing from all the area high school students and their teachers.  The cover form and invitation for the upcoming year are posted below, with information about last year's publication following. 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Autumn Voices: Creative Writing is a literary magazine published by the Vincennes University English Department through the cooperation of area high schools.  The poetry and prose contained in this magazine represent original works written by high school students and submitted to the annual Autumn Voices Writing Contest.  

 

Students and their teachers or parents gathered for a group shot in front of Shircliff Humanities Center.  More photographs from the May 8, 2019, reception are available on our Facebook page.  Thanks to all who participated and we look forward to next year's event!

 

 

 

Vincennes University recognized area high school students published in the twenty-fourth annual publication of The Best of Autumn Voices on May 8, 2019, in Shircliff Auditorium on the Vincennes campus. Dean Joan Puckett, Humanities, presented the students with certificates noting their achievement, and students whose work was chosen as first or second also received engraved plaques. After the recognition, students and faculty enjoyed a reception in their honor, followed by a writing workshop led by Assistant Professor Jesse Coomer.

 

The following students received a certificate and plaque noting that their work was chosen as first or second place: Hannah Faith Grace Jones – Smith (Terre Haute North Vigo HS) “Patient 13’s Story” – First Place in Short Story; Addisen Kilpatrick (Richland County High School) “Anxiety” – First Place in Poetry; Timothy Montgomery (Terre Haute North Vigo HS) “The Monsters in My Son’s Closet – Second Place in Short Story; and Miranda “Abbie” Myers (Flora HS) – “Mary Margaret” – Second Place in Poetry.

 

The following students received a certificate noting their work was published:

Miranda “Abbie” Myers – “Mary Margaret” (Flora High School); Macie Snapp “Speak Your Stories” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School);Jessica Mefford – “Darkness” (Flora High School); Maggee Bleyer  “The Oak” (Mount Carmel High School); Taylor Borden ”The Journey for a Lifetime” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Chyler Weiss – “Earth’s Painting Season”  (Richland County High School); Izzy Garcia- “Over the Garden Wall” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Audrey Baker – “Do, Live, Be” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Madison Shade – “Nighthawk” (Lawrenceville High School); Paige Deaton – “Wicked Thoughts” (Lawrenceville High School); Brooks Gatrell – “Mistakes” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Jaydon Craney – “Sorrows” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); Brianna Wisor – “Illusions of Grandeur” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Victoria Bates – “For the Love of Lovato” (Flora High School); Tucker Bruinsma – “November’s Peace” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Caitlin Beard – “Betty Jones” (Flora High School); Miranda “Abbie” Myers – “Ode to You” (Flora High School); Carrie McKinney – “A World in My Own Head” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Taylor Walton – “Everyone Hated You, But Nobody Knew You” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); Rachel Wilson – “The Eyes of the Enemy” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); Kaleb S. Yoder – “The Day” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); J. Avery Finn – “Your Love” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Victoria Bates – “In the Winter” (Flora High School); Paige Deaton – “Breeze” (Lawrenceville High School); Timothy Montgomery – “Red” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Taylor Lammert – “I Carry Shark Teeth In My Pocket” (Vincennes Rivet High School); Bralyn Buehm – “I’ll Return” (Forest Park Jr/Sr High School); Ross Knepp – “Blaze” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); Jaydon Craney – “Embers” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); Lynn Judy – “A Field of Many” (Newton Community High School); Olivia Holman – “The Reality of My World” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Kynedy Sladek – “ Why Can’t I Think” (Terre Haute North Vigo High School); Tristan Graber – “Granddaddy’s Truck” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); Nichole Knepp – “An Old Photograph” (Barr-Reeve Middle/High School); Elaina Faye Miller – “Stained Glass Eyes” (Flora High School); Violet Cummings – “Atlas and Hestia:  Warm” (Forest Park Jr/Sr High School). 

Autumn Voices is a literary magazine published by the Vincennes University English Department through the cooperation of area high schools and coordinated by Professor Juenell Owens. The poetry and prose contained in this magazine represent original works written by high school students and submitted to the annual Autumn Voices Writing Contest.