SAWG 25th Annual Contest Winners

Short Story

  1. Camembert in Camelot – Robin Hostetter
  2. Rywka’s Story – April Grunspan
  3. Leaving Iowa – Silvia Foster-Frau
  4. Honorable Mention: Rex – Stewart Smith
  5. Honorable Mention: Tin Can – Jennifer Ravenscroft

Memoir

  1. Coffee Mugs and Falling Leaves – Christopher Knodel
  2. My “I-Just-Got-Laid-Off” Dress – Monica Berry
  3. A Night to Remember – Janet Alyn
  4. Honorable Mention: Daddy’s Hands – Jean Jackson
  5. Honorable Mention: Other People’s Carrots – Kenneth Bennight

Flash Fiction

  1. The Cataract and the Cockroach – Janet Alyn
  2. Mr. President – Michelle Hafernik
  3. Never Alone – Francis Hicks
  4. Honorable Mention: Slow Motion – Debs McCrary
  5. Honorable Mention: The Bard – Jason Chandler

Poetry

  1. Los Compadres – Sally Clark
  2. Barbara, Marian, and the Elder – Nick Sweet
  3. Historic District – David Roberts
  4. Honorable Mention: Pick One – Jean Jackson
  5. Honorable Mention: Waiting with Wellington in Phoenix Park, Dublin – Christopher Knodel

Novel First Chapter

  1. Glass Flowers – Erica Seiler
  2. Land of Lost Souls – Jody Hadlock
  3. Pass – Joni Koehler
  4. Honorable Mention: Running Water – Kristi Johnson
  5. Honorable Mention: The Rift – S.H. Kelly
  6. Honorable Mention: El Rincon – Stewart Smith