Showcase

View our competition winners, read their stories and review the judges' comments.

WRO/WRO/18/WebA

Deborah Tomkins - My Heart Beats Faster Than A Butterfly’s Wing

Deborah Tomkins

Winner of the 'drying up' Timely Topic competition

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WRO/WRO/Jul18/Travel

Amanda Marples - To Happiness on a Train

Amanda Marples

Winner of Travel Fiction Competition

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Jennifer Moore - The Mouth of Truth

Jennifer Moore

Runner up of Travel Short Story Competition

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WRO/WRO/Jul18/CreativeNF

Jeanette Everson - While the Cherry Blossom Falls

Jeanette Everson

Winner of Creative Non-Fiction Competition

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Jill Anabona Smith - A Gentleman's Car

Jill Anabona Smith

Runner up of Creative Non-Fiction Competition

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WRO/WRO/Jun18/Sign

Saniya Syzdykova - May

Saniya Syzdykova

Winner of Sign of the Times competition

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Ellen Grace - Suzie's

Ellen Grace

Runner up of Sign of the Times competition

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WRO/WRO/Jun18/1000

Amanda Marples - Tattoo-man

Amanda Marples

Winner of 1,000-word short story competition

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L.R. Riley - Cinnamon Buns

L.R. Riley

Runner up of 1,000-word short story competition

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WRO/WRO/May18/Firstline

Amanda Marples - Waiting Room

Amanda Marples

Winner of First Line Short Story Competition

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Celia Jenkins - The Day Everything Changed

Celia Jenkins

Runner up of First Line Short Story Competition

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WRO/WRO/May18/Thriller

Peter Caunt - Smoke & Mirrors

Peter Caunt

Winner of Crime Story Competition

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Laila Murphy - Freedom of Choice

Laila Murphy

Runner up of Crime Story Competition

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WRO/WRO/Apr18/Children

Tracey Turner-Jones - Ghastly Greenbeard

Tracey Turner-Jones

Winner of Writing for Children Competition

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Jennifer Moore - Martha and the Beanstalk

Jennifer Moore

Runner up of Writing for Children competition

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WRO/WRO/Apr18/Specfic

Jess Amy Dixon - Reboot

Jess Amy Dixon

Other Worlds Speculative Fiction competition

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Sarah Morris - Mindful

Sarah Morris

Runner up of Other Worlds Speculative Fiction contest

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WRO/WRO/Mar18/Unreliable

Jill McKenzie - Never Mind Me

Jill McKenzie

Winner of Unreliable Narrator Short Story Competition

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Iain Andrews - The Shed

Iain Andrews

Runner up of Unreliable Narrator Short Story Competition

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