Spring 2012 Story Contest Winners

Narrative congratulates the winners and finalists.



   FIRST PLACE   ($2,500)
   KIRSTIN VALDEZ QUADE    Nemecia




   SECOND PLACE   ($1,000)
   REED JOHNSON   Triage




   THIRD PLACE   ($500)
   TAYMIYA R. ZAMAN   Thirst



TEN FINALISTS   ($100 each)

Jason Arment   Operation Iraqi Freedom
Gregory Brown   Intervals
David Comfort   The Dues to Pay the Muse
Suzanne Feldman   The Lapedo Child
Sands Hall   Neither Have I Wings
Mũthoni Kiarie   What We Left Behind
Jay Neugeboren   For an Hour of Your Time
Davina Owombre   Love in the Age of Iron Horses
Karenmary Penn   Trespasses
Annick Smith   Crossing the Plains with Bruno



And Don’t Miss:

The Fall 2017 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes. Open to fiction and nonfiction. Contest opens September 1 and closes November 30.
Please see the Guidelines.


The 30 Below Contest—2017, with $3,500 in prizes. Open all writers and artists between eighteen and thirty years old. Contest opens September 12 and closes November 19. Please see the Guidelines.