Hero – an object of extreme admiration and devotion
Describe your own personal hero, real or literary, and you’ll be entered in a drawing for a gift bag. Just leave a comment telling who your hero is and why you admire that person or character and you’ll be entered into the drawing. Easy!
What is freedom? According to Webster’s it’s:
The quality or state of being free as -
A. The absence of necessity, coercion, or constraint in choice or action
B. liberation from slavery or restraint or from the power of another : independence
C. The quality or state of being exempt or released usually from something onerous
What does freedom mean to you? Tell us in six words. Your Six Words might be chosen by the Clermont Co. National Underground Railroad Conference to be featured in a presentation.
So comment here with your six words.
Making a comment means that you agree to give permission for your words to be used.
Submit your lyrics or poetry here in the comments by October 9 for a shot at winning an electronic drum kit.
Library staff will sift through the entries and pick their 6 favorites. Those Top 6 will go head to head in a People’s Choice contest with you voting for your favorite during Teen Read Week, October 17 – 24.
The winner will be announced October 25.
- Writers need to be 12 – 18 years old
- Material must be original, so no sampling or mash-ups
- Writing may not contain offensive language of any type (if you wouldn’t show it to your grandma, don’t share it with us)