30 Below Contest Winners—2017


Narrative congratulates the winners and finalists.

(All entrants in the contest were between the ages of eighteen and thirty.)


FIRST PLACE

CARLINA DUAN
Rein (poetry)


SECOND PLACE


THIRD PLACE

MICHELLE DOMINIQUE BURK
Lullaby (poetry)


FINALISTS

Matilda Curtis
Watching Love Island  (story)

Holli Kellogg
The Lucky Club Motel  (story)

Cathryn Klusmeier
Deadman’s Pass  (memoir)

Corinne Lestch
EDP  (story)

Francisco Márquez
Virility Ode  (poetry)

Lina Patton
Carolina Hall Girls  (novel excerpt)

Stella Wong
Oregon 1945  (poetry)



And Don’t Miss:

The Spring 2018 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes. Open to fiction and nonfiction. Deadline: July 31. Please see the Guidelines.


The Tenth Annual Poetry Contest, with $3,300 in prizes. Open to all poets. Deadline: July 15. Please see the Guidelines.