Angelina Markovic
Blue Ribbon

AwardBlue Ribbon

SchoolKirtland High School

CityKirtland, Ohio

TeacherMeriah Duncan

InternKhin-Kyemon Aung

GenreShort Story

Writer's Statement

"The Music Man" tells the sorty of a young woman and her baby healed by a doctor knows as "The Music Man." The music is played for them, calming and soothing, improved the baby's heart conditions, and helped the mother decide whether she could truly care for her daughter. After gaining inspiration from the doctor and faith from the music, the mother decided to place her daughter with a reliable adoptive family. The doctor was seen as a miracle for giving both characters new beginnings.