Monday, 7 September 2015

Eyelands 5th contest, international section, results

Εyelands website announces the results of the 5th International Short Story Contest for 2015
Judge: Maria Psoma-Petridou.
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These are the results of our 5th international short story contest!
(International section)

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5th INTERNATIONAL CONTEST
Theme: ON THE VERGE


PRIZES, DISTINCTIONS & SHORT LISTED STORIES

FIRST PRIZE

Waiting For My Tomorrow
Liz Gwinnell (England)

SECOND PRIZE
The Route Less Travelled
Mary T D’Arcy (Northern Ireland)

THIRD PRIZE

The Window
Cristina Popov (Romania)

DISTINCTIONS
Floral Bouquet
Erin Kirsh (Canada)
&
On the Verge
Petra McQueen (United Kingdom)

SHORT LISTED STORIES
(order according to submission date)

Hong Hahn
Allegra Lipanje (Belgium/ Italia)

Blues in the Key of D
Ruth Setton (United States)

Deep Breaths
Karen McDermott  (United Kingdom)

Almost
Ginny Swart (South Africa)

Exposure
Robin Martin (United States)

Sacrificium Humanum
Christina Dimitriadou (Greece)

Edge of darkness
Maria Olympiou (Cyprus)

Silver Baby
Jimmy Gleeson (England)

The Forever Passage
Dimitrios Fragiskatos (Canada)

A slice of cancer
Christina Demertsidou (Greece)

Essence of Rose
Kathy Joyce (United Kingdom)

Hands
John Graham-Pole (Canada)

Shipshape
Gloria Zimmerman (United States)

Pied Piper
Lenisa Kelly (United States)
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JUDGE: MARIA PSOMA - PETRIDOU
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All The Short Listed stories will be published in the collection
Borderline stories that will be released through
“Strange Days Books” publications / www.paraxenesmeres.gr
and www.amazon.co.uk
on November
All writers will get a copy of the book plus a certification document by mail .
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The first three winners will see their stories translated on Greek and published in the collection  -Ιστορίες στα Όρια, with the stories of the Greek section, that will be released through “Strange Days Books” publications / www.paraxenesmeres.gr
on November, and get a copy of this book also.
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The three prize winners (and distinctions) will also get a Greek handmade ceramic from the collection of Omodamos Clayart
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The prize for the first winner is a week holiday in the island of Crete at the Three Rock Studio /or Apartment (http://three-rock.blogspot.gr/ ) at the magnificent beach of Triopetra. The prize includes a week accommodation at Three Rock for one or two persons, (airtickets not included)
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links
THREE ROCK
threerock.blogspot.gr

STRANGE DAYS BOOKS
www.paraxenesmeres.gr
www.strangedaysbooks.gr
PAST CONTESTS
www.eyelands.gr
eyelands/ Storyland - Short Stories
OMODAMOS CLAYART
http://www.rethymnoguide.com/omodamos/