Short on Words 7th Edition

Preservation Dental is once again the proud sponsor of "Short on Words". 

Northville's Arts & Acts Festival is a premier Michigan event which shines a spotlight on the imagination, art, talent and cultural diversity of Michigan artists. The festival will take place in historic downtown Northville June 21-22-23, 2019. Short on Words is the literature arm of the weekend event. 

All entries speak to one of the featured photos. There are two age categories - young authors, 17 years of age or younger and adult authors, 18 years of age or older. 

There will be cash awards in both age categories: 1st Place $100, 2nd Place $50, 3rd Place $25. Authors will be honored and winners will be announced at an Author Reception to be held Friday, June 21st-6:30 p.m. at Genitti's Hole-In-The-Wall.

Meet the 2019 Judges


Photos were taken by Dr. William Demray. Submission grants permission to reprint your entry for promotional purposes.

2019 Young Author Competition Subject Photos

2019 Adult Author Competition Subject Photos