Wyoming Wildlife, “Living Space” by Amy Bulger
This works. This is a column. The writer understands her audience perfectly and injects a personal touch to each column.
Adirondack Life, “Short Carries” by Annie Stoltie
I appreciate that the writer is able to articulate what is powerful about home, and as a result, what makes a regional magazine an important endeavour.
Mountain Home, “Who is That?, Pay It Backward, Let Me Outa This Joint” by Maggie Barnes
This columnist has a real talent for dialogue. It brings her musings to life and makes each one feel like something a friend is writing.
Arizona Highways, “Editor’s Letter” by Robert Stieve
Award of Merit
Missouri Life, “The Back Story” by Greg Wood
This is a good concept for a column. The writing is good.
Acadiana Profile, “Les Personnes” by Will Kalec
Downhome, “I Dare Say” by Janice Stuckless
Louisiana Life, “Along the Way” by Melanie Warner Spencer
Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors, “From the Publisher” by John K. Hanson Jr.
Missouri Life, “No Place Like Home” by Lorry Myers
Smoky Mountain Living, “Food Traditions “ by Fred Sauceman
Texas Highways, “Editor’s Note” by Emily Stone
Texas Highways, “Travel Matters” by Matt Joyce
The Bermudian, “Naturally Speaking” by Elizabeth Jones
The Bermudian, “That’s Life! A Letter from London” by Winifred Blackmore