30 Below Contest Winners—2016

Narrative congratulates the winners and finalists.

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


FIRST PLACE


SECOND PLACE


THIRD PLACE


FINALISTS

Jenessa Abrams
Explain It to Me  (story)

Ebony Chinn
Tradition (poetry)

Thomas Evans
A Lapdog and a Butterfly  (novel excerpt)

L. A. Johnson
Silvering (poetry)

E. K. Ota
Cold  (story)

Meghann Plunkett
Gaslight (poetry)

Michael Sears

Long Tran
Whitewashed  (video)


And Don’t Miss:

The Fall 2018 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes. Open to fiction and nonfiction. Entry Deadline: November 30. Please see the Guidelines.


The 30 Below Story & Poetry Contest, with $3,550 in prizes. Open to all writers, poets, and artists eighteen to thirty years olds. Entry Deadline: November 18. Please see the Guidelines.