Notes from JWR:

We’ve completed the judging in the most recent round of the SurvivalBlog non-fiction writing contest. The grand prize winner is: Dr. K., for his two-part article: TEOTWAWKI Medicine and Minor Surgery. He will receive two transferable Front Sight  “Gray” Four Day Training Course Certificates. This is an up to $4,000 value!

Second prize goes to Eli, for his article “Real World Observations on Fighting Crime and Criminals”. He will receive a three day course certificate from OnPoint Tactical. This certificate will be for his choice of three-day civilian courses.

Third prize: goes to Bobbi A. for her article “Livestock for Survival”. She will receive a copy of my “Rawles Gets You Ready” preparedness course, courtesy of Arbogast Publishing

Runner-up prizes go to three writers: Gertrude, for her article “Bloom Where You’re Planted.”, Bois d’Arc for “Making the Transition to Country Life”, and D.S. for “Preparedness Through Tapping in to the Craig’s List Culture: Doing Well by Doing Good”. They will each receive a copy of the book The Encyclopedia of Country Living by Carla Emery.

Note to the prize winners: Please e-mail me to let me know your snail mail addresses!

Today we begin Round 22 of the contest. This round of the contest will end on the May 31st. Here is the first entry for Round 22: