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Fall, 2008
24-Hour Short Story Contest
Winners!

The Winter 2009 contest still has openings.
Contests always fill up so sign up today!
Entry form is here

1st Place

Trick or Treat
by Gina Padilla, Waterford, MI

What Gina 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

Bring Your Daughter to Work Day
by Ann Kimbrough Pashak, Las Vegas, NV

What Ann 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

Stew
by Lucinda Gunnin, Carbondale, IL

What Lucinda 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)


23 - Honorable Mentions (In no particular order):

Autumn's Sweetness by Carmen K. Sisson, Northport, AL
Cat's Eye and Agate by Shawn Patrick Cooke, Bohemia, NY
November Cantrip by Caleb Adler, Cincinnati, OH
Wild Cat by R. Beth Hicks, Columbus, OH
Halloween Surprise by Ginny Christensen, Fresno, CA
Granny Witch by Heidi J. Moore, MD, Plattsburgh, NY
Soup by Jack Busch, Pittsburgh, PA
The Fifth Ingredient? by Jim Lambert, Carbondale, IL
Keeping a Secret by Jonette Stabbert, Amstelveen, The Netherlands
Who Cares? by Josh Budd, Toronto, ON, Canada
Hear No Evil by Julia Roland, Rockwall, TX
Traveling North by Nancy Shulenberger, Lafayette, CA
Atonement by Gayle Rodcay, Loveland, CO
Reason for the Season by Tiffany Adkins, Huntington, WV
Bizarre Brew by Cheryl Slinker, Knob Lick, KY
Melanocytic Talpidae by Michelle LaNasa, Streetsboro, OH
The Final Ingredient by Myra Robb, Pueblo, CO
Crooked Sardines by Remy Dou, Miami, FL
Spring, Sprung by Shannon Morgan, San Antonio, TX
Recipe for a Happy Marriage by Susan Hinger, Green Cove Springs, FL
The Recipe by Susan Tornga, Oro Valley, AZ
Sarah's Mole by Teresa Simon, Victoria, BC, Canada
Into Spirit and Speck by Thomas McAuley, San Antonio, TX

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

Brittany Schrecengost, Oviedo, FL
Joe Johnson, Raleigh, NC
Julie Cox, Arlington, TX
Kate McGovern, Newton, NJ
Stephanie Taylor, Vancouver, WA

15 - TWMR

Kristen Johnson, El Cajon, CA
Josh Hahn, Ft. Bliss TX
Danielle Holzhueter, Wyandotte, MI,
Barbara Purbaugh, Somerset, PA
Irv Pliskin, Cherry Hill, NJ
Jamie Ferris, Glenburn, ME
Jill Lufrano, Carson City, NV
Joanne Hirase-Stacey, Malad, ID
David Hsieh, Foster City, CA
Glenda Schoonmaker, Lake Havasu City, AZ
Sherry Fuqua-Gilson, South Pasadena, CA
Julie Mark Cohen, Latham, NY
Alice Baburek, Brooklyn, OH
Gillian Heer, Columbus, OH
Michael Hardee, New Bern, NC

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

Diedre Lemp, Bend, OR
Tovli Simiryan, Charleston,. WV
Chelsie West, Pueblo, CO
Jody Drainville, Las Vegas, NV
Kelly Hartog, Los Angeles, CA

7 - Query Letters That Worked


Carol Tillyer, Doncaster East Vic, Australia
Joy Cruz-Lentz, Chicago, IL
Stephanie Cunningham, New Rochelle, NY
Arlene Dolan, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Kathleen Gizzi, Alpharetta, GA
Samantha Garner, Calgary, AB, Canada
Sandra Kenny, Orlando, FL

30 - GRAB BAG!

Carol Scarr, Cincinnati, OH
Walter W. Quinn Jr., Kenmore, KY
Jack Curtin, Pottstown, PA
Louise Martin, Haydon, ON, Canada
Geraldine Strickland, Calhoun Falls, SC
Jeanne K. Svensson, Granna, Sweden
Maureen Lee, New Brighton, PA
Jean A Ogburn, Kershaw,. SC
Shannon Brogan, Arcadia, CA
Karen Ries, Snekkersten, Denmark
Rebecca Campobasso, Yucca Valley, CA
Constantine Botsis, Niles, IL
Kimberly Blough, San Diego, CA
Ashley Bonn, Omaha, NE
Heidi Meek, Reno, NV
Jeneal Rogers, Rogers, AR
William Wood, Waynesboro, VA
Mark Coppock, Agoura Hills, CA
Mark Ordon, Rochester, MI
Nita Walker Frazier, Plainview, TX
Lynne Hawkinson, Spokane, WA
Theresa Guzmán Stokes, Newport, RI
Melanie F. Gibbs, Douglasville, GA
Lynda Schab, Jenison, MI
Betty Schmidt, Springfield, TN
Linda Smith, Annapolis, MD
L.E. Kepner, Safety Harbor, FL
Nancy Jean, Orinda, CA
Destiny Irons, Cardiff, CA
Dave Ebright, St Augustine, FL

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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