Creative Arts Expo - Written Word

Poetry, Prose

A Creative Arts entry must be: 

  • Completely original 
  • Entirely legible
  • A maximum of 5 pages
  • Submitted with a translation to American English if composed in another language
  • Submitted as a Word, Doc, or Jpeg file 

The review panel will be looking for the top projects whose authors show:

  • Originality of ideas and execution of purpose
  • Command of language and its conventions*
  • Free of spelling and grammatical errors*
  • Adherence to and understanding of traditional literary formats and styles (short story, sonnet, etc.), if applicable
    • OR
  • Intentional and creative development of your unique format and style

*Reasonable exceptions will be made for stylistic choices concerning language, spelling, grammar, format, etc.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Bixler: sbixler@cwls.us


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