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Summer, 2008
24-Hour Short Story Contest
Winners!

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Entry form is here

1st Place

Apology
by R. Scott Shanks, Jr., Hillsboro, OR

What Scott 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

The Owner, the Girl and the Truck
by Jack Mason, Binghamton, NY

What Jack 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

This Round's on Me
by Carol Scarr, Cincinnati, OH

What Carol 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)


22 - Honorable Mentions (In no particular order):

The Tiger's Tale by Christine Hurst, Paris, ON, Canada
The Unbreakable Donny Brick: Issue Number 43 by David Carl, New York, NY
Soul Mate Beads by Sandra Kenny, Orlando, FL
Hattie Donnelly's Favorite Doll by Shawn Patrick Cooke, Bohemia, NY
Mr. Chappee by Sherry Fuqua-Gilson, South Pasadena, CA
Anna by Andre Cormier, Canaan, ME
You Get What You Need by Becky Kelley, Shepherdsville, KY
A Playful Shade of Violet by Chelsie West, Pueblo, CO
The Box by Craig Grossman, Johnstown, PA
Toys by David Hsieh, Foster City, CA
A Spy Called Jenkins by Daniel VanderMolen, Caledonia MI
Photo Finish by Diedre Lemp, Bend, OR
Roses and Ivy by Dina A. Leacock, Medford NJ
A Heart Worth Hearing by Heidi J. Moore, MD, Plattsburgh, NY
Of Fires, Smoke and Mirrors by Roger D. Paris, Park Forest, IL
The Playground of the Gnostics by Brad Bielawski, San Diego, CA
Shadows by Susan McCabe, Laramie, WY
Tinker's Toys by Sue Saunders, Sagle, ID
Following Dreams by Jeanne Svensson, Granna, Sweden
Letting Go by Jill Lufrano, Carson City, NV
One of a Kind by Julius Jacobson, Miami, FL
The Collectible by Kaye Sebastian, Philadelphia, PA

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

Audrey Star Josefek, Amarillo, TX
Brandy Brow Vernon, VT
Becka Wissing, Lincoln, NE
R. Beth Hicks, Columbus, OH
Sue Hunter, Dubai

15 - TWMR

Faye E. Arcand, Okanagan Falls, BC, Canada
Julie Grisham, San Antonio, TX
Rhonda Runions, Rayville, LA
Sharyn Grose, Chicago, IL
John Valentine, Fort Myers, FL
Jeff Segal, Lincolnshire, IL
Cubby Conrad, Hanover, PA
Stephanie Basalyga, Beaverton, OR
Theresa Liverios, Natick, MA
Janelle Garcia, Boca Raton, FL
Sue Smith-Grier, Minneapolis, MN
Heather Robson, Kuna, ID
Christopher Brimmage, Houston, TX
Elyse Grau, Creswell, OR
Annelise Knoot, Spirit River, AB, Canada

5 - Book Proposals That Worked: Real Book Proposals That Landed $10-$100K Publishing Contracts

RJ Clarken, Hillsborough, NJ
Skila Brown, Lexington, KY
Michael J. Walterich, Wilton, NY
Cheryl Rushing, Naples, FL
Sandra Randall, Waukesha, WI

7 - Query Letters That Worked


Brian Fisher, Joshua Tree, CA
Amy Halloran, Troy, NY
Susan Allor, Chicago, IL
Lesley Nadwodnik, Grandville, MI
Chelsea Fisher, Provo, UT
Kathleen Gizzi, Alpharetta, GA
Shirley Hale, Jocotepec, Jalisco, Mexico

30 - GRAB BAG!

Beth Sample, Austin, TX
Abby G. Slutsky, Lafayette Hill, PA
Glynis M. Belec, Drayton, ON, Canada
Deanne Laura Pool, Tallahassee, FL
T A Gates, Tucson, AZ
Maggie Cone, Los Angeles, CA
Chaleen Duggan, Mattawa, ON, Canada
James Robert Daniels, Winter Park, FL
Sally A. Sanford, Exeter, RI
Noel T. Cumberland, APO, AE
Kay Norfleet, Lemont, IL
Rheta Monteen Elliott, Jonesboro, GA
Kathy Campau, Lenox Township, MI
Michael Suib, Woodstock, NY
Laura Powers, Fort Collins, CO
Dave Cushing, Sudbury, ON, Canada
Debra Adkins, Marblehead, MA
Georgiana Nelsen, Houston, TX
Griffin Pope, Los Lunas, NM
Remy Dou, Miami, FL
Sophia Kartsonis, Columbus, OH
Tanay Patel, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Laurie Ford Mokena, IL
Jennifer D'Ambrosio , Staten Island, NY
Lisa Mallette, Ft. White, FL
Julia Roland, Rockwall, TX
Sally Yamada, Los Angeles, CA
Christina Stachura, Novi, MI
Nancy Clark, Stone Mountain, GA
Lisa A. Wooley, Columbus, OH

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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