Roars & Whispers Literary & Art Magazine

Benton Middle School's Literary and Art Magazine

Benton Middle School's Literary and Art Magazine is back this year and we need you! Submit original artwork and/or writing that represents what the theme, Under the Mask, means to you.  This is open to ALL Benton students in 6th through 8th grade. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will be awarded for Best in Writing and Best in Artwork. You may submit more than one writings and/or artwork. The Benton Roars and Whispers team will notify you at a later date if your writing/artwork has been accepted for publication in the magazine. 

THEME:  Under the Mask

DEADLINE:  January 21, 2022


  • 1st Place $75 Visa Card
  • 2nd Place: $50 Visa Card
  • 3rd Place: $25 Visa Card

To access the Roars and Whispers Canvas Page, please fill out the form by clicking the following link:  Canvas Page Access

**All submitted artwork and/or writing to be considered for publication must be digital through the Roars and Whispers Canvas page.

    • short story (1,000 word limit)
    • personal essay
    • poetry 





    • Paintings
    • photography
    • sculpture
    • watercolors
    • chalk
    • woodwork
    • pen & ink
    • computer generate

Point of Contact
Jennifer Hale
SIGNET Teacher
Benton Middle School
business: 703-791-0727