12 Short Stories Announces 2019 Short Story Competition Winner


Writers Write and 12 Short Stories are thrilled to announce the winner of the short story competition for 2019.

And the winner is:

The Runner by Jens Grabarske

Jens wins:

  • A voucher to the value of $599 to purchase an online course of his choice in the Writers Write Store.
  • As well as an appraisal of his entry and an online writing consultation of 60 minutes with Mia Botha.

Well done, Jens!

Read the winning story: The Runner

And second place goes to:

Catching Up by Lauren Leach-Steffens

Lauren wins:

  • A voucher to the value of $299 to purchase an online course of her choice in the Writers Write Store.
  • As well as an appraisal of her entry and an online writing consultation of 60 minutes with Mia Botha.

And third place goes to:

The Fish Tank by K McLain

K McLain wins:

  • A voucher to the value of $199 to purchase an online course of their choice in the Writers Write Store.
  • As well as an appraisal of his entry and an online writing consultation of 60 minutes with Mia Botha.

And fourth place goes to:

Arachne Huntress by Hyle Bathurst

Hyle wins:

  • A voucher to the value of $199 to purchase an online course of her choice in the Writers Write Store.
  • As well as an appraisal of her entry and an online writing consultation of 60 minutes with Mia Botha.

The Reader’s Choice Award:

Not enough nominations were received for the Reader’s Choice Award. The prize will be awarded to the story which placed fifth.

And fifth place goes to:

Rebeginning by Adam Jeffrey

Adam wins:

  • A voucher to the value of $199 to purchase an online course of his choice in the Writers Write Store.
  • As well as an appraisal of his entry and an online writing consultation of 60 minutes with Mia Botha.

Congratulations to all the winners and thank you to everyone who entered. Your contribution makes this website possible.

Well done!

Keep writing.
Mia

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 by Mia Botha

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