Winner Announcement: ‘To The Nines’ Award
Feature Author: Sophie Macdonald
Staking a claim as this year's break out writer, Sophie Macdonald revels in the weird, spooky and wonderful, and is our feature author for July.
This Week’s Shortlist: The Poke The Mango Award
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Last Week’s Shortlist: The Separation Anxiety Award
Stories about tragic and comic endings (and a few new beginnings) are what you'll find on this week's short list.
The Sentence of Love | Katarina Krajcirovicova
Time to Go | Jeanette Stampone
Roses for My Love | Sophie Macdonald
Darling, I Wish You Hadn’t Done That | David R. Ford
SWIRL or The Mystery of the Missing Host | Andrew Szemeredy
Moving Day | Tobias Madden
Previous Shortlist: Horrors & Heidegger Award
A broad range of horror themed stories for this week's short list.
The Best Thesis Defence | Lydia Trethewey
My Litany | Sophie Macdonald
Swallowed Whole | John Falconer
Spelling Bee | Athalia Altmann
And The Word Became Flesh | C.R. Gardner
Open Your Mouth and Close Your Eyes | Ian Harrison
My Best Friend | Sophie Macdonald