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STORY OF THE MONTH: November 2018

The Story of the Month is chosen from the Story of the Week winners announced from the past month.

The finalists for November were:

Closing the Loop by J Bradley
Sabbatical by Khalilah Okeke
Dizzy Spells by Bob Thurber
Archived News Clipping (Filed Under Irony) by Jo Withers
The Good Father by Paul Negri

The winner of the November 2018 Story of the Month, and the $10 prize, is…

Archived News Clipping (Filed Under Irony)

Jo’s story clearly struck a nerve not only with me, but with many 50WS readers. She found a unique way to approach themes of homelessness, war, and social justice. The balance of tragedy and comedy made the irony really hit home, exactly what that literary device is meant to achieve.