2017 Competition Results

August 2017 – Ghost Story
1st: Proof is in the Rocking by Marilyn Scott
2nd: The Tunnel by Lourens Durand
3rd: Iridescence by Helena Higgins

JUNE 2017
1st – Hells Bells by Angelique Pacheco
2nd – Little red Dot by Fran Weerts
3rd – Trouble in Paradise by Sanilisiwe Mkhungo
Commended: Fox and Hound Review by Christine Eckford

MAY : SCIENCE FICTION COMPETITION
1st: MARY-ANN THOMSON for “RUNNING FOR FREEDOM”
2nd: WENDY GREEFF for “THIRTY MILES TO THE BORDER”
3RD: WENDY GREEFF for “KEIRA’S REVENGE”

APRIL 2017 HISTORICAL FICTION
1st: Jacqueline Dowling for De Capo
2nd: Ron Hancock for “Every Picture tells a Story
3rd: Lourens Durand for “The Postcard”

FEBRUARY : POETRY
 HAIKU: “In the City at Sunset”
1st: Derek Griffin
2nd: Tessa Horn
3RD: Candice Wedermann
HIGHLY COMMENDED: Angelique Pacheco
HIGHLY COMMENDED: Patricia  Devenish

FEBRUARY : FLASH FICTION
(Brief: Go to any bookshelf in your home. Pick the seventh book on the shelf. Turn to page 7. The seventh noun from the top of the page is the title of your flash fiction piece.)
1st: Wendy Greeff for “Geology”
2nd: Wendy Greeff for “Roses”
3RD: Ron Hancock for “Thursday”
Highly commended:
Jenny Young for “Relations”
Mary-Ann Thompson for “Windows”
Candice Wedermann for “The Tree”
COMMENDED:
Angelique Pacheco for “People”
Joy Herbst for “One Fine Day”

December 2016 /January 2017
First Chapter of a Novel judged by Rob Candotti.

1st.  Sea Song                 Wendy Greef
2nd. Try walking on Air      Laura Campbell
3rd.  Noah’s Diamond        Jenny Young

Highly Commended:
1. Through the window       Brigid McCleary
2. Passport to unhappiness Mary-ann Thomson.