Spring 2011 Story Contest Winners

Narrative congratulates the winners and finalists.



   FIRST PLACE   ($3,250)
   NICKOLAS BUTLER   Underneath the Bonfire




   SECOND PLACE   ($1,500)
   JAN ELLISON   Second First Night




   THIRD PLACE   ($750)
   KATIE CORTESE   The Promised Land



TEN FINALISTS   ($100 each)

Douglas Bauer   Hoss’s Knee
Wesley Brown   In the Land of Oop-Pop-a-Da
Leslie Ingham   White Owl, S. D.
Hannah Johnson   The Next One
Jerry D. Mathes II   Helpless in the Hands of Strangers
Lewis Moyse   Down in Old Mexico
Rina Piccolo   The Dinner Plan
Rickey Pittman   The Heart Is Not Made of Bone
Charlotte Price   Limited Visibility
Lynn Stegner   The Boat on the Lake


And Don’t Miss:

The Winter 2015 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes. Open to fiction and nonfiction. Contest opens January 1, 2015, and closes March 31, 2015, at midnight PDT.