Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition

2014 CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED


This year the Lorian Hemingway Short story Competition received 938 entries from the United States and around the world, including Brazil, Russia, Switzerland, Germany, France, Scotland, Australia, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Ireland, Great Britain, Singapore, Romania, South Africa, Kenya, and many more. We wish we could award an Honorable Mention to each who entrusted their stories to us. Please know that your stories were read with great care and that the memory of them will not fade. Each of you who entered keep the art of fiction alive. And that is no small gift.

Our first-place winner received an award of $1,500 and publication in Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts. Second and third-place winners each received cash awards of $500.



FIRST PLACE
Lizzy Welby: London, United Kingdom, for her story "The Breakers"

SECOND PLACE
James Carey Doane: Sayville, New York, for his story "The Birth of Revenge"

THIRD PLACE
Hal Ackerman: Los Angeles, California, for his story "A Walk in the Park"


HONORABLE MENTIONS
Click here for Honorable Mentions List!