This year, Overlake ran its first Story in a Tweet contest for the Middle School. The object was for students to write an entire story—beginning, middle, and end—in 140 characters, including spaces and punctuation; the length of one Twitter.com post, or a ‘tweet.’ Out of 67 amazingly short entries, the faculty voted, and here is the winner:
“A little old lady lived an ordinary life, but one day she found out that she could fly. She traveled around the world saving wild turkeys.” –Catherine
Check out this page for the runners up!