Mary Dodge Allen

For the past five years, I have served as a judge for the Royal Palm Literary Award competition, in the areas of Creative Nonfiction and Fiction, Short Story.

Received Two Royal Palm Literary Awards in 2014, at the Florida Writers Association Annual Conference, for my published stories.

First Place Creative Nonfiction

Meant to Be: A Love Story of 70 Years

Second Place Creative Nonfiction

Will I Lose My Son?

I am thrilled and honored to have received these awards.