Finally… the results are in and the stories are posted here.   Many thanks to our judges (noted below), and to all the participants in our first CVBS Story Contest.  The stories are “linked” below.  A fine collection of stories, poems, and song!

1st Place – J. Dinsdale, Reconciliation and Brigade Paddling
2nd -  Anja Serch, Lupo
3rd – Claire Kirkby, Brigade Story
3rd – Gwen Berdan, A Cautionary “Tail” from the Okanagan Brigade

Honorable Mentions

Bruce Clark, Ballad of SeeCam
Terry & Ursula Lowrey, Ode to the Brigaders
Max Finklestein, Issac in the Big Apple

Rick Zroback,
   Wayne Wilson &
   Diane Watson