Share your COVID-19 story

Elementary students from around Harrison County are being asked to complete a booklet, and return it to one of the library branches to be included in a book for HCPL’s Frederick Porter Griffin Center and to be placed in a time capsule.


All other writers: Writing is a great way to process what you’re feeling.  The Harrison County Public Library invites you to express yourself by responding to weekly writing prompts during this pandemic and submitting your work through the following form.  You may choose to write from the prompts that inspire you and include artwork.  Your submissions will be archived in the Frederick Porter Griffin Center and may be included in a time capsule, forever immortalizing this moment in our collective history.

You are encouraged to submit drawings, artwork, photos and poems in response to the weekly prompts.

If you have any questions ahead of submitting your work, please send an email to

Submit your story

  • Are there particular people in your documents and images that you would like to identify? Please feel free to list them and make any other comments about your story submission.
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