Four county winners of writing award

Derek Bright's story, "The Race" was selected as the Washington County winner in the Telling Room's writing contest.  As their website posted, "to recognize the wide geographic participation in this year’s contest, we are honoring one writer from each of Maine’s sixteen counties in addition to the grand prize winner. Each county winner will also be published in the upcoming anthology, and receive a cash prize of $50. You can read all the winning pieces at:"  To read Derek's story, visit  Congratulations to Derek on an excellent job!