Showcase

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

WRO/WRO/May19/Without

Jenni Clarke - Without You

Jenni Clarke

Winner of Without Short Story Competition

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Lolita Parekh - Sky Fish

Lolita Parekh

Runner up of Without Short Story competition

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WRO/WRO/May19/Createnf

Amanda Marples - Empathy

Amanda Marples

Winner of Creative Non-fiction Competition

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Malcolm Welshman - For Love of Polly

Malcolm Welshman

Runner up of Creative Non-Fiction competition

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WRO/WRO/Apr19/Genre

Katherine Freeman - Linda's Demons

Katherine Freeman

Winner of genre mashup short story competition

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Iain Andrews - Murder on the Mayflower

Iain Andrews

Runner-up of Genre Mashup Short Story Competition

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WRO/WRO/Mar19/Travel

Christine Treadwell - A Trip Though Time

Christine Treadwell

Winner of Travel Narrative Competition

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David Jackson - There Is A Green Hill

David Jackson

Runner up of Travel Narrative Competition

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WRO/WRO/Mar19/750

David Stephens - Blood Red

David Stephens

Winner of 750-word Short Story Competition

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Justin Keogh - The things that disappear

Justin Keogh

Runner-up of 750-word Short Story Competition

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WRO/WRO/Feb19/Char

Patricia Marson - A Bedtime Story

Patricia Marson

Character-driven short story competition

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Jodie Rose Carpenter - Our not so perfect lives

Jodie Rose Carpenter

Runner up of Character-driven short story competition

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WRO/WRO/Jan19/Child

Carey Powell - Virtually the Same

Carey Powell

Winner of Writing for Children Competition

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Tara Girvan - It's Not Fair

Tara Girvan

Runner up of Writing for Children Competition

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WRO/WRO/Jan19/Dial

Anna Pye - A Thing

Anna Pye

Winner of Dialogue-only Short Story Competition

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Antony Reid - Do Not Disturb

Antony Reid

Runner up of Dialogue-only Short Story Competition

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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/Dec18/Weather

Iris Anne Lewis - The Cry of the Wolf

Iris Anne Lewis

Winner of Weather Short Story Competition

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Jodie Rose Carpenter - Caught in the Rain

Jodie Rose Carpenter

Runner up of Weather Short Story Competition

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