You can read the winning stories in the Ifanca Helene James Short Story Competition from 2011 – 2013 here:
1st prize: MIKE WATSON The Scent of the Ocean
2nd prize: VERONICA BRIGHT The Hole in the Sky
Joint 3rd prize: GERARD LOUGHRAN The Leopard’s Reward
Joint 3rd prize: JOHN TODD Five Foot One-and-a-Half
The competition judges were Robin Bloor, Amanda Miles and Tracey Warr.
1st prize: JOANNE FOX Flirting with Nuns
2nd prize: GARETH HOPKINS The Fishing Trip
Joint 3rd prize: MAY SHEPHERD Hemlock Bookshop
Joint 3rd prize: LANE ASHFELDT Dimitria and the Magic Palace of Elefsina
The competition judges were Menna Elfyn, Robin Bloor, Amanda Miles and Tracey Warr.
1st prize: LYNNE VOYCE Los Zapatos Rojos
Joint 2nd prize: ANNIA LEKKA The Unfolding
Joint 2nd prize: JAMES MORGAN Bertie’s Brain
3rd prize: S. KINGSLAND A Woman Scorned – This story was not submitted for online publication.
The competition judges were Robin Bloor, Karen Carmichael-Timson, Amanda Miles and Tracey Warr.