Short Story Competition


Exeter Writers are delighted to announce the results of the 2013/14 short story competition. Many thanks to everyone who entered. Commiserations to those who weren't placed, and many congratulations to our winners:


First prize - Dancing the Animals by Tracey Glasspool 

Second prize - Bigger than the Wind by Jim Kroepfl

Third prize - The Front Line by Jim Kroepfl

Tracey Glasspool also wins the Devon prize.

Short listed (in alphabetical order):
About love - Michelle Crowther
Bitten - Sophie Hampton
Bone hard ground - Ken Elkes
Debt - Tom Vowler
Phosphorescence - Rowena MacDonald
The Empress of Poland - Filipa Komuro
The whereabouts of Cissy Flood - Sharon Boyle

First prize: £500
Second prize: £250
Third prize: £100
Plus an additional prize of £100 for a writer living in Devon