hemingway contest 2015

Michael Maine, Bolivar, PA 1st year contestant.
I feel heartened, excited, terrified and thankful.
Judging the competition is a pleasure and a passion for Lorian, author of three critically acclaimed books: Walking Into The River, Walk On Water and.
Ford of Los Angeles, California for her story: Nature.
Phil Blumer, Shailmar, FL, jim Green, Marco Island, FL, jJ Jerele,.Saturday, July 23rd Five Finalists List.We do not go by what is in vogue.Widerberg of Dover Heights, Australia for his story: Sunday Morning at the Bay Jodi Lew-Smith of Hardwick, Vermont for her story: The Portrait: Cogniac Street 1815 Mark Brandi of Victoria, Australia for his story: Pensioners Concession Karen Laugesen Russell of Encinitas, California for her story.Dusty Rhodes, Cudjoe Key, FL 4th year contestant.Director and Final Judge, lorian Hemingway, photograph by: Tom Corcoran.Now, more than three decades later, the competition draws entries from all 50 states and from countries all over the world.How could it be?

She made the competition the labor of love that very exclusive promotional codes it became from that moment forward.
Herewith the list of Honorable Mentions and the top three winners in our 2015 competition Our First-Place winner will receive a cash prize of 1,500 and publication.
I remember that moment as if it were yesterday, says Lorian.
In 1981 Lorian Hemingway could not have dreamed that the small Key West short story competition she judged would one day become one of Americas most prestigious literary contests.
All together Ive had six of my pieces make it to the final round in eleven contests.To date, the Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition has awarded more than 70,000 to writers of merit.Jeff Ownby, Green Cove Springs, FL 2nd year contestant.Debi Hamilton of Victoria, Australia for her story: National Catalytic Converter Breakdown Day, tanya Farrelly of County Wicklow, Ireland for her story: Why, Molly?So please know that when we read your stories it is with great respect given to each, and that the honor is truly ours.Matt Collins, Phoenix, AZ, richard Filip, Fayetteville, TX, bat Masterson, Abilene,.Jon Auvil, Dade City, FL 3rd year contestant.Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts.This year we received 857 Stories from the United States and around the world, including Russia, France, Germany, Australia, South Africa, Sweden, Ireland, Scotland, Singapore, Italy and India, to name a few.