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STORY OF THE MONTH: September 2017

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

The finalists for September were:

For Judy by Todd Crawford
Mutant by Boomer Trujillo
Anchorless by Mary Haynes
Fourteen by Jennifer L. Freed

The winner of the September 2017 Story of the Month, and the $10 prize, is…

Mutant

Boomer delivered a beautiful ending to an eerie, classically sci-fi setup.

STORY OF THE MONTH: August 2017

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

The finalists for August were:

Out by Joey To
Neighborhood by Marjorie Arnett
Multiple Choice by Tracy Fells
Mother by Yong Takahashi

The winner of the August 2017 Story of the Month, and the $10 prize, is…

Multiple Choice

So much power has been packed into the final sentence. Tracy created an excellent slow build into an unexpectedly potent payoff.