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Microstory Contest Past Winners

2021 UI 175-Word Micro Story Contest Winning Stories

3rd & 4th Grades

5 & 6th Grades

7 & 8th Grades

9-12th Grades


Thanks to all who participated, and be on the lookout for Write Now again next year. In the meantime, enjoy reading these amazing tales from your fellow Hawkeyes!

Looking for further inspiration?

Get your creative juices flowing by exploring these resources for writers offered by the University of Iowa.

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