Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 Force Majeure Flash Contest! This year’s contest included hundreds of entrants presenting dazzling approaches to the short form. We were blessed with a tough choice between many strong flashes, and thank everyone who participated so, so much!
1st Prize to Negesti Kaudo for “The One Where My Femme Swallows You Whole”
2nd Prize to Stephanie Niu for “A Guide to What Lives Between Land and Sea”
2nd Prize to Taylor Drake for “Rumination”
Honorable Mentions: Suphil Park, “Heartland”; Noah Farberman, “Grown Ass Person”; and Rebecca Morton, “I Remember Meeting You, My Son Says While Trying on Big Kid Shoes; I Pull and Pull at the Tongues, I Remember Meeting You, Too”
These flashes will appear in Storm Cellar Vol. IX No. 1, coming this winter. Look out for it!
Announcing the winners of the 2019 Force Majeure Flash Contest!
Chila Woychik – The Importance of Air
Anthony DiPietro – Possession Diary
Z Kennedy-Lopez – Scrounge
Lindsay Reeve – Cake
Pınar Yaşar – The Future
Lee Anne Gallaway-Mitchell – Combustion
This year’s short list and winners were selected from hundreds of flashes, and all our entrants made the decision super hard! Our heartiest thanks to everyone for participating.
The winners will be published in SC 8.2. Love to all, and: Read on!
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