ARA HNSA Short Story Contest Long list

We are delighted to announce the long list of entries in our ARA HNSA Short Story Contest. Congratulations to the authors who are in the running to win our $500 prize generously donated by ARA.

Dear Anna by Nicola Wardley
Fare Thee Well by Lou Greene
The Driver by Dell Brand
The Ink Stain by Christina King
To Liberty by Dorothy Simmons

The short list and winner of the contest will be announced by our judge, Sophie Masson, at the conference dinner on Saturday 26 October at Sahra by the River.

The winner will receive:

The three short listed entries will be published in a special issue of Backstory Journal. Runners-up will also receive a book pack from Eagle Books.

Good luck to all on the long list!

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