Ready, set, Scribenda!

Scribenda banner 2016Put your thinking cap on, and write an essay in answer to the question below! The winning essay answering the question will be featured in the 2017 issue of Digressio, and receive a $100 Amazon gift card!


“Why do we love superheroes?”

How to enter:

  • Share this post on your own Facebook or Twitter account (if you have a social media account).
  • Get out your quills, typewriters, or iPads, and write away!
  • Submit your essay by email to with subject line “Essay Entry” no later than August 31 at 11:59 pm (PST).


  • Open to all high school age students.
  • Length of essay must be between 750-1,000 words.
  • Essay must be in Microsoft Word. Entries on wax tablets or papyrus will be disqualified.
  • Winning essay will be selected by judges based on persuasiveness and quality of argument, writing style, adherence to contest parameters, and the Oracle at Delphi.
  • We encourage interaction with Biblical text!

We look forward to reading your essays!

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