Spring 2010 Story Contest Winners

Narrative congratulates the winners and finalists.



   FIRST PLACE   ($3,250)
   SCOTT TUCKER   I Would Be Happy to Leave This Asylum




   SECOND PLACE   ($1,500)
   PETER GRIMES   Victoria




   THIRD PLACE   ($750)
   MEGAN MAYHEW BERGMAN   Birds of a Lesser Paradise



TEN FINALISTS   ($100 each)

Elizabeth Benedict   Death of a Deadbeat Dad
Mary Costello   The Sewing Room
Marta Evans   Intruder
Katherine Jaeger   Ambition, Distraction, Uglification, Derision
Elias Lindert   Tacos in Chicago
Alexander Maksik   A Tobogganist
Jerry Mathes II   Still Life
E. V. Slate   The Ferry
Lynn Stegner   The Anarchic Hand
Lori Tobias   Going to the City



And Don’t Miss:

The Fall 2017 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes. Open to fiction and nonfiction. Contest opens September 1, 2017. Please see the Guidelines.


The 30 Below Contest—2017, with $3,500 in prizes. Open all writers, poets, and artists between eighteen and thirty years old. Contest opens September 12, 2017. Please see the Guidelines.