Spring, 2009
24-Hour Short Story Contest
Winners!

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1st Place

Mysterious Ways
by Denise Neary, Rockville, MD

What Denise won:
$300 Cash Prize
Publication of winning story on the WritersWeekly.com website
1 - Freelance Income Kit Includes:
-- 1-year subscription to the Write Markets Report
-- How to Write, Publish and $ell Ebooks
-- How to Publish a Profitable Emag
-- How to Be a Syndicated Newspaper Columnist Special (includes the book; database of 6000+ newspapers; and database of 100+ syndicates)


2nd Place

Little Mamm's Treasure
by Janice Croom, Bloomington, IL

What Janice won:
$250 Cash Prize
Publication of winning story on the WritersWeekly.com website
1 - Freelance Income Kit Includes:
-- 1-year subscription to the Write Markets Report
-- How to Write, Publish and $ell Ebooks
-- How to Publish a Profitable Emag
-- How to Be a Syndicated Newspaper Columnist Special (includes the book; database of 6000+ newspapers; and database of 100+ syndicates)


3rd Place

On the Trail with Sacagawea
by Robert Shannon, Chicago, IL

What Robert won:
$200 Cash Prize
Publication of winning story on the WritersWeekly.com website
1 - Freelance Income Kit Includes:
-- 1-year subscription to the Write Markets Report
-- How to Write, Publish and $ell Ebooks
-- How to Publish a Profitable Emag
-- How to Be a Syndicated Newspaper Columnist Special (includes the book; database of 6000+ newspapers; and database of 100+ syndicates)


28 - Honorable Mentions (In no particular order):

The Treasured Locket by Evelyn Guy, Cave City, AR
Jenny's Spring Fling by Jeanne A. Person, St. Charles, IL
Sowing and Reaping by Joyce Handzo, Clifton, NJ
Trapped by the Past by Joe Martelle, Cardinal, ON, Canada
Sacred Ground by Patricia W. Arthur, Saginaw, MI
Silent Witness by Ruth Schiffmann, Falmouth, MA
Daffodils by Joe Kopec, Burr Ridge, IL
Field of Gold by Amy Stojsavljevic, Las Vegas, NM
Tattered Wishes by Bonnie L. Phillips, Laredo, TX
The Juniper Frog by Chelsea Hames, Victoria, BC, Canada
First Place Prize by Christina Majaski, Royalton, MN
A Religious Experience by David C. Crosby, Wedron, IL
The Magic Slave by Donn Clark, Yorba Linda, CA
The Final Dig by Eric Wallace, Boise, ID
This Garden by Jennifer Smith Gray, Toronto, ON, Canada
Buried Secrets by Kathleen Gizzi, Alpharetta, GA
Flower Child by Larry Tyler, Bangor, ME
The Rose Garden by Ellen Leader, Country Club Hills, IL
A Beautiful Spring Day by Lisa Mallette, Ft. White, FL
No Stone Unearned by Marci Mangham, Dallas, TX
The Change Purse by Marianne Dayton, Royal Oak, MI
Labor of Love by Harry S. Foster, Ewing, NJ
A Loving Place by Raymond J. Cruz, West Linn, OR
Fanfare by Rich Curtiss, Candor, NY
Between A Rock And A Hard Place by Rob Astor, Jackson, MI
The Perennial Garden by Ruth Gilbo, Kingsport, TN
Mady's Treasure by Sherry Beth Connot, Chapman, NE
Quioxtic in Amish Land by Susan Henninger, Trumansburg, NY

Honorable mention winners receive a one-year subscription to The Write Markets Report and a single e-book of their choice from this prize page.

If you are an honorable mention winner, please email angela (at) writersweekly.com to let us know which ebook you would like to receive.


DOOR PRIZES!

5 - Freelance Income Kit

Karlene Clark, Grand Forks, ND
Caleb M. Adler, Cincinnati, OH
Ellen Fink, Woodstock, GA
Kathryn Rucci, Orlando, FL
Lisa Maloney, Anchorage, AK

15 - TWMR

Anna Collins, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Barbara Witmer, Mahwah, NJ
Elizabeth Daniels, Aiea, HI
Britni Crankshaw, Hesperia, CA
Katie Drumm, Easthampton, MA
Arthur Palomo, Bakersfield, CA
James Quintana Pearce, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Danielle M. LeFevre, Orange, CA
Carissa Picard, Fort Hood, TX
Colleen Murphy-Jones, Halifax, NS, Canada
Connie Gray, Austin, TX
David Pontier, Oak Forest, IL
Laurie Darroch-Meekis, Oakley, CA
John Fodor, Santa Barbara, CA
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5 - Book Proposals That Worked: Real Book Proposals That Landed $10-$100K Publishing Contracts

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Wendy L. Higgins, Rockford, IL
Paola Odoni, Scottsdale, AZ
Meghan Malooly, Sierra Madre, CA
Angel Sharum, Anniston, AL

7 - Query Letters That Worked


Melody Gau, Roeland Park, KS
Ami McCumber, Madison, WI
Babar Khan, Toronto, ON, Canada
Janmejoy Gupta, Sal Lake, Kolkata, India
Stacey Browne, Brooklyn, NY
Joanne Hirase-Stacey, Malad City, ID
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30 - GRAB BAG!

Gayle Rodcay, Loveland, CO
Roger D. Paris, Park Forest, IL
Lisa Haselton, Nashua, NH
Sarah Miller, Claymont, DE
Constance Lang, Camano Island, WA
Tony Hayward, Milwaukee, WI
Michael Kaitschuck, Augusta, GA
Jeff Friend, Auburn, WA
Teri Saylor, Raleigh, NC
Sandy Senay-Ellefson, Elko, NV
Lisa Gayle Leary, Biddeford, ME
Derrick P. Duncan, Cedar City, UT
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Stephanie Dethlefs, Bellingham, WA
Megan Salzano, West Babylon, NY
Mary E. Inman, Downers Grove, IL
Lucinda Gunnin, Carterville, IL
Jason Walter Vaile, Frisco, TX
Francis J. Webb, Wayne, NJ
Andre Cormierandre, Canaan, ME
Michael Camp, Plano, TX
D. Mona Miller, Chicago, IL
Felissia Cappelletti, Plainfield, IL
Tanner Smith, Kingwood, TX
Carol Bryant, Forty Fort, PA
Colby Weaver, Meeker, OK
Harper Granville Grimm, Jr., Morgantown, WV
Michael Ramirez, Federal Way, WA
Cynthia Perkins, Scituate, MA
Kimberly Lester, Terre Haute, IN

Winners of grab bag get a single ebook of their choice from our prize list HERE.

If you are a grab bag winner, please email us at angela@writersweekly.com to let us know which single ebook you would like to receive.

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