Share Your Short Story – Winners for August 2019

My story didn’t win Stevie’s contest this time. But please visit her blog and read the winning entry plus other stories, including mine, that were submitted.

Stevie Turner

Thanks to all who took part in August’s ‘Share Your Short Story’ competition.  From all the lovely stories submitted this month I picked a winner who took some known facts and turned them into an entertaining short story.  So … congratulations to Toritto, who submitted ‘The Actor‘:

Toritto, you can now use this laurel below, and if you agree then I’ll add your story to the anthology I am compiling:

Short Story Winner Aug 19

For the runner-up this month, I have picked ‘A Good Day’ by Darlene Foster. It has a rather unexpected ending!

Congratulations to Darlene, who can now use the laurel below:

Short Story Runner up Aug 19

Below are links to all stories submitted for August.  Thanks again to everybody who took part.  The next competition will be in October:

Felicia Denise – Soar:

Phil Huston – Rather See Than Be One:

Robbie Cheadle – The Automated Worm:

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