Showcase

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

WN0070 Life changing

Steve Laker - A girl, Frank Burnside and Haile Selassie

Steve Laker

Winner of Life Changing Competition

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Sarah Hindmarsh - Lacey

Sarah Hindmarsh

Runner-up in the Life Changing Competition

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WM00105 Ghost Story

Michael Callaghan - The Ghost of St Cadoc's

Michael Callaghan

Winner of the annual open Ghost Story Competition

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Valerie Powell - Letting Go

Valerie Powell

Runner-up in the annual open Ghost Story Competition

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WN0069 Local newspaper reporter

Bronwen Shaw - Local Hero

Bronwen Shaw

Winner of the subscriber-only Local Reporter Competition

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DJ Tyrer - The Upstairs Flat

DJ Tyrer

Runner-up in the subscriber-only Local Reporter Competition

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WM00104 Love Story

Sally Pearson - Sooner or Later

Sally Pearson

Winner of the open 2015 Love Story Competition

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Debbie Collins - The Coffee Table

Debbie Collins

Runner-up in the open 2015 Love Story Competition

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WN0068 Mid Story sentence Midnight

Bob Donaldson - August Bank Holiday

Bob Donaldson

Winner of Mid-Story Sentence Competition 2015

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Andrew Hutchcraft - Freddie Escape

Andrew Hutchcraft

Runner Up of Mid-Story Sentence Competition 2015

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WM00103 1,000 words

Paul Speller - Baby Blue Eyes

Paul Speller

Winner of 1,000 word short story competition 2015

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Tom O'Brien - The Strangest Thing

Tom O'Brien

Runner Up of 1,000 word short story competition 2015

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WN0067 Lost Love

Pam Corsie - A Friend for Life...

Pam Corsie

Winner of Lost Love short story competition 2015

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Jan Halstead - No more daisies

Jan Halstead

Runner Up of Lost Love short story competition 2015

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WM00101 Writing for Children

Catherine Campbell - Becoming Big Brother

Catherine Campbell

Winner of Writing for Children competition 2015

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Jay Moussa-Mann - Caroline

Jay Moussa-Mann

Runner Up of Writing for Children competition 2015

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WN0065 Heaven Sent

Kathryn Goddard - Heaven Scent

Kathryn Goddard

Winner of Heaven Sent short story competition 2015

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Sandy Fischer - All Things Bright and Beautiful

Sandy Fischer

Runner Up of Heaven Sent short story competition 2015

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WM00100 Crime Story

Louise Jacobsson - A Calculated Risk

Louise Jacobsson

Winner of Crime Short Story 2015

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Sheila Kondras - A Taste of Death

Sheila Kondras

Runner Up of Crime Short Story 2015

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