My 2020 Journey Writing Contest

The Associated and the Baltimore Jewish Times partnered together in honor of The Associated’s 100th birthday to capture the historical perspective of 2020 and the importance of our community during this time period. We accepted submissions of written essays, shorts stories or poems about experiences and feelings surrounding the importance of community during this challenging time. Talented winners from the following age categories were selected:


Pen Pals – ages 13 and under 


Young Writers – ages 14 to 19 


Budding Authors – ages 20 to 34 


Storytellers of Today – ages 35 to 64 


Silver Wordsmiths– ages 65 and over 


All entries

Thank you to everyone who entered.

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