Write Out of This World Sci-Fi and Fantasy Writing Contest
Presented by EMP Museum and Jack Straw Productions

For their third annual Write Out of This World Writing Contest, EMP Museum collaborated with Jack Straw Productions to provide a unique award to the winners: Winners participated in a writing workshop, voice workshop, and recording session at Jack Straw, resulting in a professionally recorded CD of each writer reading his or her own work.

You can download or stream all of the story excerpts below! Click on the story title to download the full stories in pdf form.

3rd - 5th Grade Winners:
1) "Buddy" by Lauren DeBord (2:47)
(download mp3)
2) "Emma & the Flower Kingdom" by AllenaMae Dodd (3:44)
(download mp3)

6th - 8th Grade Winners:
1) "The Legend of Ra" by Cleo Fuller (3:15)
(download mp3)
2) "In the Dark I See" by Madeline Rainwater (3:36)
(download mp3)
3) "Colony" by Brendan Lancaster (3:09)
(download mp3)

9th - 12th Grade Winners:
1) "Wish Catcher" by Nan Wu (3:11)
(download mp3)
2) "Tsubasa" by Mia Smith (3:12)
(download mp3)
3) "The Legend of Ayeddis" by Megan Gleason (3:46)
(download mp3)

Write Out of This World was produced in the studios of Jack Straw Productions. Jack Straw artist team: Jared Leising, writer; Christine Marie Brown, vocal coach; Moe Provencher, engineer; Joan Rabinowitz, executive director.






















Jack Straw Productions
4261 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 634-0919
EMP Museum
325 5th Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109
(206) 770-2765