Interview with 2019 Contributor Phoebe Cummins

August 10, 2019

Phoebe Cummins is the creator of “Breaking Bad Stereotypes” in the 2019 edition of Scribendi. She is from Tijeras, New Mexico, and recently graduated from the University of New Mexico this past December. Phoebe’s open media piece is the only video included in Scribendi 2019 and is a wonderful example of the creativity and diversity of our contributors. Below is a short … Read More

Nat Quayle Nelson, WRHC Short Fiction Award

July 27, 2019

Nat Quayle Nelson is an eclectic creator working on a Writing and Rhetoric degree from the University of Utah. She dabbles in everything from zines to game design to more traditional fiction, like her award- winning piece, “I Think.”   “I Think” is the story of Eliza, a depressed woman on house arrest, isolated from the … Read More

Joshua Chang, Staff Choice Visual Art Award

July 13, 2019

Joshua Chang is a double major in electrical engineering and applied mathematics at the University of Nevada, Reno who “doesn’t know why he didn’t choose to be an art major.” His piece Sunshine, which was created with house paint on a stairwell wall, was selected by the 2019 Scribendi staff to receive the Staff Choice Award for art. The staff was impressed by Chang’s use … Read More

Interview with Gabriella Hesse, Editor’s Choice Award

June 29, 2019

Gabriella Hesse is a student at the University of Florida majoring in Biology and soon to be on her way to be on the pre-med track. Her academia in the STEM fields is not only the only thing she finds interest in, she also immerses herself in the arts.   Hesse’s piece, Piccadilly Circus is a mixed media … Read More

Interview with Staff Choice Winner Daniel Lang

June 22, 2019

Daniel Lang is our 2019 staff choice award winner from the University of Nevada, Reno.  The staff choice award is a reflection of our staff’s favorite piece and often reflects the theme we are looking for in the year’s edition. We were amazed at the diversity of contributors and subject matter this year. So this year we … Read More

Interview with Lauren Thurgood, WRHC Visual Art Award Winner

June 15, 2019

How would you describe yourself as an artist? I would describe myself as a painter whose focus is mostly on acrylic and oil mediums. I was traditionally a landscape painter, but in the past year or two I’ve branched out into other subject matter, such as portraiture. Why did you submit to Scribendi?  My honors college … Read More

Interview with Hannah Louise Utter WRHC Nonfiction Award Winner

June 1, 2019

Hannah Louise Utter is an English major at Washington State University. She submitted the award-winning nonfiction essay titled “Viola sororia” that’s published in the 2019 edition of Scribendi. It’s an essay that explores the topic of sexuality and same sex attraction in both historical and personal narratives. Upon reading the essay, the WRHC nonfiction judge, … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

May 23, 2019

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 32 years of Scribendi. Sweet Sixteen Amanda Herman – 1999 – University of New Mexico