2019 Contest Winners
Congratulations to our winners!
Thank you to all who entered, and to our judges who generously donate their time and expertise.
For information about our 2020 contests please visit out website in the new year.
Read at The Fringe Winners
An awards presentation and readings will be held at The Cottage from 3:15-4:15 on Festival Sunday (Sunday September 8, 2019).
Anushka Ataullahjan – “The Opposite of Silence”
Dave Gregory – “Joran’s Song”
Liz Koblyk – “A Place for Children”
Mark A. McCutcheon – “Cash Paradise”
Alison Stevenson – “Sleeping Giant”
Linda Walsh – “At Half Light”
Literary Contest Winners
An awards presentation will be held at Rivermead at 4:30 on Festival Sunday (Sunday September 8, 2019).
Poetry Shortlist: Josie Di Sciascio-Andrews, F.J. Doucet, Emily Matin, Mori McCrae, Christina Mills, Jane Pepper, Sheilah Madonna M. Salvador, Vicki Schofield, Leanne Toshiko Simpson and Susan Wismer
Short Story Shortlist: Phil Andrews, Fran Black, Melinda Burns, Barbara Fullerton, Jesse Garth, V.J. Hamilton, Renee Lehnen, Valerie McDonald, Owen Schalk, Shae-Lynn Veldhuis and Linda Walsh.
Creative Non-Fiction Shortlist: Rachael Clarke, Sharon Frayne, Jill Martin and Nancy O’Rourke
Poetry Contest for Children
An awards presentation will be held at Jenny’s Place at 3:00 on Festival Sunday (Sunday September 8, 2019).
Poetry Contest for Teens
An awards presentation will be held at The Common at 2:45 on Festival Sunday (Sunday September 8, 2019).