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STORY OF THE MONTH: February 2018

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

The finalists for February were:

Gospel by Beverly C. Lucey
Eight Months Later by Jo Withers
Lasting Impressions by Bob Thurber
Sugoi by Gwendolyn Joyce Mintz

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

Gospel

Beverly did a great job conveying character and place with her use of language, and the pairing of music and spirituality came together excellently.

STORY OF THE MONTH: January 2018

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

The finalists for January were:

Roommate From Hell by Sarah Krenicki
Advanced Flexibility by Brooke Randel
Promises by Zurina Saban
Chill to Serve by Anna Ascott

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

Roommate From Hell

Zurina Saban deserves strong runner-up recognition for Promises, but I love coming across stories like Roommate From Hell that address completely new and unique scenarios, emotions, and takeaways. Sarah gave us something darkly whimsical with a brand new flavour, and I loved it.