LONGLIST for the WCDR Short Story Contest announced!

LONGLIST for the WCDR Short Story Contest announced!

WCDR is pleased to confirm the longlist for the WCDR Short Story Contest for 2014.  The following entries will be published in our Renaissance Anthology 2014. The shortlist of the top 5 stories will be announced on June 9.

Short Story Contest 2014: Long list

Story Author
Engineered magic: A fairy tale Ann Dulhanty
The Event Paige Winkle
Closing Circle Deepam Wadds
Before and After Corrie Adams
Going Fearward Heidi Croot
Seeing Signs Stacey Paterson
Bitter Vision Kate Arms-Roberts
The Soft One Deepam Wadds
Boxed In Dorothea Helms
Hide Jessica Moore
The Night Traveller Jennifer Sutton
Pura Vida Esther Griffin
The Eagle’s Vigilance Margaret Alexander
Allergies Stéphanie Phil Dwyer
Black as Sin Anne MacLachlan
Pearl Earbob Gwen Tuinman


Congratulations to the authors whose stories made it onto the longlist, and thank you to all those who entered.  You are all winners to us!

Please note that all entries were submitted via the Submittable online submission management system, with administration managed confidentially by our contest admin team, Dawn Riddoch and Brittany LeClerc, then blind judged personally by Sarah Selecky.

The WCDR was pleased to announce the longlist at our May RoundTable, and will be announcing the three top stories, including the $1,000 first prize entry at our June RoundTable on June 14.  We hope to see you there!

Congratulations to all our long listed authors!
Sally Moore
President, WCDR