Staples High student wins 2 literary prizes
Published 6:04 am, Sunday, September 22, 2013
Emily Schussheim's poem "My All" won the poetry cetegory while her essay "On the Clasped Hands of Giants" won the nonfiction middle school category, Staples said in a news release.
Schussheim's poem describes the inspiration and safety a teenage girl finds in the sanctuary of her own room, Staples said, while her essay describes an intimate experience with nature during a ski trip.
Winning pieces were published in PenWorks, the literary journal of the festival.