Competition Results 2018

Winners Jan 2018 first chapter of a Novel

1st: The Marble Jar, by Angelique Pacheco
2nd: Whispering Secrets, by Helena Higgins
3rd: A Brighter Ray, by Patrick Coyne
Highly Commended: The Beginning by Lourens Durand
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Winners Feb 2018 Flash Fiction
1st.    Buckle Up, by Candice Wedermann
2nd.    A Bitter Pill to Swallow, by Julia McInnes
3rd.    The Mangled Valentine’s Day Heart, by Lynne Savy
Highly Commended: We Belong, by Anne Harbinson
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Winning entries February 2018 Ballad
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2nd: George de Beer – I Dream’t I Climbed A Mountain
3rd: Angelique Pacheco
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March 2018 Crime Story
1st – Fortune Favours the Warned, by Jenny Young
2nd – The Pagan Goddess, by Glenda Jager
3rd – The Near Demise of Miss Du Bois, by Julia McInnes
Highly Commended – A Chinese Fortune Cookie, by Barbara Siedle
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April 2018 Historical Fiction
1st: Karan Sunthpaul for Titanic: The Untold Story
2nd: Angelique Pacheco for Everest’s Titanic
3RD: Jenny Young for The Miracle
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July 2018 30 min TV Screenplay – Murder In The Lost City
1st: Episode 1: The Maze, by Jenny Young
2nd: Murder at the Lost City, by Nikky Olivier
3rd: Murder at the Lost City, by Kaveshen Govindasamy
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October – Limerick – The Seven Ages Of Man
1st: The Seven Ages of Man – Fran Weerts
2nd: The Seven Ages of Life  –  Jacquie Fairon
3rd: The Seven Ages of Mary Beth –   Jenny Young

October – Flash Fiction 400 words – All The World’s A Stage
1st: All the World’s a Stage – Entrances and Exits    Angelique Pacheco
2nd: Smile for the Camera  –  Bettina Calder
3rd: Dinosaur Stage  –  Jenny Young