The Chattanooga Writers’ Guild publishes this annual anthology as an expression of our annual Spring Writing Contest. It contains 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners, honorable mention and finalists in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. In addition, this edition is themed to represent the City of Chattanooga with featured writings and photography. Edited by Mark J Anderson, with Kate Landers, and cover art by Michelle Young.Contributing authors: Alexandria Kelly, Barbara Tucker, Devereaux Chivington-Stebbins, Diana Walters,Frederick L. Marsh, Gary Sedlacek, Jerry Harwood, John DeVore, John C. Mannone, Karen Phillips, Karen Smith, Kelly Hanwright, , Lee Ann Gillen, M. Kent Anderson, Millicent Flake, Natalie Kimbell, Shawn Callaway Hays, Sherry Poff, Tammy Bostic McClintock, and Vickie McEntire.Art and photos by: Jennifer Lambdin, John C. Mannone, Mark Anderson, Ray Zimmerman, and Vickie McEntire.The Chattanooga Writers’ Guild is a fellowship of writers, ranging from novice to expert, who enjoy interacting with, and learning from other writers. Our stated mission: The Guild promotes, encourages, and supports writing and fosters a supportive, caring environment for writers in the Chattanooga community. We are a family of creative spirited people who love rubbing shoulders with other kindred spirits. We believe that writers write better in community with others!