Writing Contest XLIII • Michele Leavitt, Nonfiction Prize • NMW (2017)

43rd Writing Contest • First Place, Nonfiction Michele Leavitt of Gainesville, FL has won the New Millennium Nonfiction Prize for “Hidden in a Suitcase.” She will receive $1,000, a certificate to document the success, and publication both online and in print. “On reunion and loss, on being back in the fold and being caught in […]

Writing Contest XLII • Kirk Wilson, Nonfiction Prize • NMW (2016)

42nd Writing Contest • First Place, Nonfiction Kirk Wilson of Austin, Texas has won the New Millennium Nonfiction Prize for “A Brief and Necessary Madness.” He will receive $1,000, a certificate to mark the success, and publication both online and in print. “A murderous sheriff, an indigent ex-baseball star, and a lone boy trying to […]

Writing Contest XLI • Carol Marsh, Nonfiction Prize • NMW (2016)

41st Writing Contest • First Place, Fiction Carol Marsh of Washington D.C. has won the New Millennium Fiction Prize for “Pictures in Leaves.” She will receive $1,000, a certificate to document the success, and publication both online and in print. “For anyone who’s ever shouted across the dinner table, debating with a loved one about […]

39th Writing Contest • Susan Nathiel, Nonfiction Prize • NMW (2015)

39th Writing Contest • First Place, Nonfiction Susan Nathiel of Middlefield, CT has won the New Millennium Nonfiction Prize for “Hearing Silence.” She will receive $1,000, a certificate to mark the success, and publication both online and in print. “The work recounts the aftermath of a tragedy, and examines the questions and culpabilities that survivors are […]

Writing Contest XL • Karen Hunt, Nonfiction Prize • NMW (2015)

40th Writing Contest • First Place, Nonfiction Karen Hunt of Woodland Hills, CA has one the New Millennium Nonfiction Prize for “Into the World.” She will receive $1,000, a certificate to document the success, and publication both online and in print. “At ten years old, Karen and her family embarked on a journey around the world. This […]

15th Writing Contest • Maria Caruso, Nonfiction Prize • NMW (2004)

15th Writing Contest • First Place, Nonfiction Maria Caruso has won the New Millennium Nonfiction Prize for “The Vacationers.” She will receive $1,000, a certificate to document the success, and publication both online and in print. “I’ve shifted Eleanor Roosevelt’s idea about life, ‘The thing you think cannot do is the thing you must do,’ […]