You can read the winning stories in the Ifanca Helene James Short Story Competition from 2011 – 2013 here:

 

2013 Competition

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.

 

2012 Competition

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.

 

2011 Competition

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.

 

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