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 Fall 2018 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, with $3,550 in prizes. Open to all writers and artists 18 to 30 years olds. Contest opens September 14 and closes November 18. Please see the Guidelines.