Our 2020 Summer DoveTales launches at 12 noon Mountain Time. Guest Edited by Brad Wetzler, the RESISTANCE Issue is an exercise in First Amendment Rights. Check in tomorrow to immerse yourself in powerful work from writers, artists and photographers from all over the world, the Young Writers Contest Winners, and our Featured Writer, Martín Espada. This journal is a fearless roar for Democracy and Human Rights.
Young Writers Contest Finalists
This month we have been publishing the finalists from our Young Writers Contest. We received hundreds of wonderful entries, and these writers rose to the top. Congratulations to all our finalists!
Real Beloved, by Karen Umeora
Papa had always placed his hopes in Octavia. She had a strange type of elegance and moved as if gliding on ice.
Thunder Over Warsaw, by Adler Schultz
“David,” my mother cries with tears of glittering white,
“Take your sister and run.”
The Flower of Egypt, by Seohyun Yoon
“Flower,” said a young, rather skinny, large-eyed boy in an Arabic accent. As I hopped on the tour carriage, he held out a red flower.
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