Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Write On! Short Story Contest

Thank you to all those who submitted entries into our fifth annual contest. The winner was announced during the Eat Local, Read Local Festival and Book Sale on Oct. 7 at Cascades Library

First place
“I Never Met the Devil,” by Jeff Daily

Second place
“Shattered Glass,” by Erin Price

Third place
“The Floating Spork,” by Taylor Thackaberry

Honorable mentions
“Due,” by Amy Robert Karam
“The End of the World,” by Debora Ewing
“Guess Who’s Coming to Easter,” by Faydra D. Fields
“Huntress,” by William Hope
“The Sea-King’s Widow,” by Valerie Fliss 
“Semper Explorans,” by Peregrine North
“Ships,” Tom Finn
“Small Game,” by Janet Holmaas Hicks
“The Tale of the Night Wanderer,” by Bridget Matz
“The Will,” by Christine Rohrhofer


Participants of this program grant Loudoun County Public Library the right to publish their names and work in part or full and use their names and work in print and electronic publications. Participants also waive any copyright protection with respect to the right of Loudoun County Public Library to reproduce their work.