UW-Madison Continuing Studies in Writing  December 5 at 8:18 AM

1st-placeDeborah King Captures First Place

Chicagoan Deborah King’s opening chapter to Glory Unbound (book 2 of Glory Bishop) captured first place in the 3rd Annual First Chapter Contest sponsored by the Chicago Writers Association.
She receives a full scholarship to attend the Novel-in-Progress Bookcamp & Writing Retreat at the Cedar Valley Center & Spa northwest of Milwaukee (value $1385).
Deborah worked on her full novel in the Master Class led by Christine DeSmet at the Write-by-the-Lake Writer’s Workshop & Retreat held in June and sponsored by UW-Madison Continuing Studies. Her novel is about a young woman’s brave attempt to escape an abusive marriage.
Congratulations, Deborah!