Posts Tagged ‘short story’

Judge’s Report for the Children’s Adventure Story competition

Due to some unforseen events, our children’s adventure story judge had to be replaced. Ian Tennents, author of Zululand Snow, took over the job and has wowed us with his insightful commentary. Here are his overall impressions of the entries: Judge’s Report Children’s Adventure Story (10-12 Age Group) Firstly, thank you to SAWC for allowing […]

The Flesh of an African Heart by Ilanit Chernick

The heat of the sun made me sweat. It was only 7:30 in the morning, but the sun shone on my bed as though it were midday. My clothes were stuck to my body like bubble-gum sticks to your hair. I needed a shower, but I remembered the water had run out again. I had […]

March Crime short story competition

Here are our entries for our March Crime Short Story competition. Results will be posted when we have them. Anniversary, The Dragons, Death and Deceit It’s Murder on earth Operation Overture Shoot to kill Ten Minutes What a hungry Mind sees Who stole the Boerewors

August Short Story Judges Report

Judges: Felicity Keats Morrison and Detlev Diegel There were nine entries, all vastly different. These included actors and actresses in movies-in-the- making, or aspiring actresses. One was auditioning for a child star. Another took a secluded holiday in the snowy Swiss mountains to write a script in which she would star – only to give […]

August Short Story competition entries

The August short story competition had a movie star theme and is being judged by Felicity Keats – a long time judge of SAWC competitions. AND THE WINNERS ARE… 1. Dorothy Meyer with Fake Diamonds 2. Rose Saayman with Lights, Camera, Action 3. Ann Harbinson with Past Presents 4. Jeff Glazier with The Final Curtain […]