2019 Contest Winners — Memoir

2019 Ageless Authors Writing Contest

Memoir Category

May 2019

First Prize 

What’s So Funny? A Love Story 

Linda Boroff; Menlo Park CA


Second Prize

Visiting the Bone Man

Tish Davidson; Fremont CA


Third Prize

Bubble Gum

Evelyn Neil; Albuquerque, NM


Honorable Mention

Moving On

Ellen Aubry; Pleasant Hill CA


One Last Laugh

Geoffrey Graves; Laguna Beach CA


The Cutest Boy

Ann Hurst; Evansville IN


The Platter 

Molly Seale; Mandanko IL



Jerilyn McIntyre; Salt Lake City UT


Solemn Mysteries

Scooter Smith; Dallas TX


Beasts Outside the Window 

Allen Whitt; Albuquerque, NM


A Midday Chat About Nothing

Lazar Trubman; Garner NC




Jeff Waters; Santa Fe NM



JoAnn DiFranco; Oyster Bay NY


Castle Peak 

Allen Boling; Grand Junction CO


Thank You For Your Service

Craig Etchison; Fort Ashby WV


Helen Unhinged 

David Mathews; River Hills WI



Vivian Pisano; Berkeley CA


Glory Days

Dianne Ruff; Aurora OR