Two CW 105 Students Win Micro-Essay Competition
Elise Delagnes and Derrick Tao, students in College Writing 105, have won the daily micro-essay competition sponsored by Creative Nonfiction on Twitter @CNFonline. Entrants submit a 130-character nonfiction tweet (10 characters needed for a space and the hashtag #cnftweet), and winners become eligible for publication in the Tiny Truths column in print editions of Creative Nonfiction. Delagnes has won the daily competition once, and Tao has won twice.
The winning micro-essays:
By Elise Delagnes @eadelagnes
Grandpa always says you can’t love an inanimate object. He also says cooking is the most important skill for a woman to acquire.
Two by Derrick Tao @dlawtao
"_______ is typing..." You have me here waiting, your audience of one, waiting to hear.