Young local writers impress at ImagiNation Writing Contest awards ceremony

Photo: Marie White

Judges and authors David Homel and Rick Salutin, contest winner Alyson Mace-Reardon, LHSQ President Sovita Chander, ImagiNation Honorary President, author Paul Almond, and Morrin Centre interim Executive Director Marie Rubsteck

“A word, after a word, after a word, is power,” quoted Sovita Chander, President of the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec. She addressed this Margaret Atwood quote to 30 students from CEGEP Champlain-St. Lawrence and Cégep de Limoilou who had submitted a piece to the second annual ImagiNation Writing Contest.