The longlist for our Short Story Competition is announced:

The following stories have been longlisted and now move forward to the the next stage of judging:
    • A New Pair
    • An Arranged Marriage
    • And Then …
    • Arachnology
    • Bobby-Darin Won’t be Giving Refunds
    • Chess with Eggs
    • Clara by Every Name
    • Crystal Moment
    • He Said True Things but Called them by Wrong Names
    • How she Achieved her Dreams
    • Manwalking
    • Penny Royal
    • Point Nine Recurring
    • Snowdrops
    • Tell the Bees
    • The Feather Dress
    • The Fisherman’s Wife
    • The Last Fall
    • The Rabbits of the Apocalypse
Congratulations to the writers of the longlisted stories. Feel free to celebrate on social media, but please do not mention the name of your story, as judging is taking place anonymously.

If you have not been successful on this occasion, please do not be too disheartened. There was a high number of entries and we are having to make some tough decisions at each stage. We do hope you will try again next time around.


Kayte said…
Who’s gonna enter? I’m in. I see the deadline is February 28 of next year. Nice!