Congratulations to the winners and and honorable mentions of our Short Story Award for New Writers! The winning story is awarded $2000, publication, and agency review from Amy Williams of The Williams Agency, Victoria Marini from Irene Goodman, and Laura Biagi from Jean V. Naggar Literary Agency, Inc. The second and third place stories win $200 and $100 respectively, publication, and agency review.
Thank you again to everyone who submitted. We were blown away by the quality of stories received and look forward to publishing the winning work online this spring.
“Operation” by Scott Gloden
Second Place Story
“White Out” by Caitlin O’Neil
Third Place Story
“Malheur Refuge” by Rick Attig
“Little Sister” by Robert Ren
“Million and a Half” by Kevin Klinskidorn
“The Weight of Gravity” by Denise Schiavone
“The Caveman” by Rachel Engelman
“Good Listener” by Ally Glass-Katz