“Contents,” New Era, Aug. 1991 New Era August 1991 Volume 21, Number 8 Contents The Message: Building CreativityElder Dean L. LarsenYou have been blessed with creativity to brighten your life and the lives of others. Mormonad: Begin to Let Grow Contest Winners: The Cream of the CropThe 1991 New Era Contest Winners Seeds of TruthKevin R. OlsonFirst-Place Song The Last PhotographJohn RushtonFirst-Place Article: The accident paralyzed his father’s body, but not his spirit. Q&A: Questions and AnswersI was afraid I wouldn’t be able to make any friends in junior high school and sure enough I haven’t made any. What can I do? The HarvestSelected Photos, Art, Poetry, and Special Category The Lord’s InstrumentJudy FletcherShe traded her violin for a mission and got the best of the deal by far. Good, Better, BestorLisa A. JohnsonComposer Kurt Bestor answers questions about music, creativity, and their link with the Spirit. So, You Want to Write for the New EraAdrian GostickWant to see your name in the New Era—besides on the mailing label? Here’s how. Mormonisms FYI: For Your Info A Circle of No Good-byesJeff L. SweatFirst-Place Fiction: Grandpa taught him not to say good-bye. He taught Grandpa why. Called to Serve FeedbackLetters to the editor. A Voice Whispers from the EarthKevin R. OlsonFirst-Place Hymn Cover: This year’s contest produced another bumper crop of colorful, wholesome entries. The winners are displayed throughout this issue for your enjoyment. Cover photography: Craig Dimond (front), Phil Shurtleff (back).