La Conner writers win, place and show in ‘Magic Skagit’ contest
June 9, 2021
Most of the poems 4-year-old Lenore Micka-Foos dictates to her dad find homes with her admiring relatives.
The first-place poem she wrote for the Great Hunt for Magic Skagit Stories will find a home in print.
Lenore’s “The Great Skagit List” was one of 61 entries in the Skagit Historical Museum’s debut writing contest. Youth, teen and adult winners in the poetry and essay categories were announced last Friday during a Facebook Live broadcast from the Museum.
“A big part of this contest was about getting people to recognize that the Museum is more than just a bunch of old stuff in...