Congratulations to the winner and finalists of the Storyglossia Fiction Prize 2007!
The winner of the STORYGLOSSIA Fiction Prize for 2007 is:
Stephanie Dickinson for "Watch the Flashlight Girls Run"
First prize is $1000 and publication in Issue 23. The following finalists receive $50 and their stories will also appear in the prize issue:
Matt Bell for "Alex Trebeck Never Eats Fried Chicken"
Lydia R. Cooper for "My Brother, the Snakes, and Me"
Elizabeth Farnum for "Turtle Eggs"
Larry T. Menlove for "Rutting Season"
We can read the stories on September 15th. I'm looking forward to it and I'm looking forward to Steven's posts on each story.
- Originally from Vermont, I now live in North Carolina. My work can be found in recent issues of REAL: Regarding Arts and Letters, The Jabberwock Review, The Emerson Review, Storyglossia, The MacGuffin, Confrontation, Passages North, SmokeLong Quarterly, elimae, wigleaf, and Pank, among others, and forthcoming from Gargoyle #57 and REAL: Regarding Arts and Letters. One of my stories has been translated into Farsi by Asadollah Amraee, and many others by Jalil Jafari, two of which have been published in the Iranian journal, Golestaneh Magazine. For two years I worked as an assistant editor for Narrative Magazine. Currently, I serve as a mentor for Dzanc's Creative Writing Sessions. I'm working on two novels and a short story collection. In May, I was awarded the Carol Houck Smith Contributor Scholarship for the 2011 Bread Loaf Writers' Conference.