2010 Mainstream/Literary Short Story Winners

Announcing the Mainstream/Literary Short Story winners of the 78th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition

Mainstream/Literary Short Story Winners


Winner:
Ryan DeSales
Ventura CA


  1. Lubomir Mikisek
    Plzen Czech Republic
  2. Nicholas Alfonso Diaz
    Houston TX
  3. Karen DeGroot Carter
    Lone Tree CO
  4. Helena Carlo
    Fenton MO
  5. Walter Giersbach
    Manchester NJ
  6. Jeannie Hudson
    Chiefland FL
  7. Michael Alex Martin
    Canoga Park CA
  8. Lubomir Mikisek
    Plzen Czech Republic
  9. Janet Syas Nitsick
    Springfield NE
  10. M. Esther Sherman
    Crestline CA
  11. Dylan Hufford
    Senoia GA
  12. Erin Flaaen
    Glendale AZ
  13. Ron Potts
    Middlebury VT
  14. Peter Fisk
    Placitas NM
  15. Mark H. Masse
    Muncie IN
  16. M. Esther Sherman
    Crestline CA
  17. William L. Dennis
    Dade City FL
  18. Daniel Maurice
    Jackson MI
  19. Victoria Opalewski
    Menomonee Falls WI
  20. Dee-von Martinez
    Lake Wales FL
  21. Alexander Noble
    Reno NV
  22. Ruth E. Jones
    Tampa FL
  23. Bryanne Yearley
    Simi Valley CA
  24. Stephanie Rubio
    Tracy CA
  25. M. Joan Throne
    Ashburn VA
  26. deborah Schubbe
    Wells MN
  27. Margaret Elysia Garcia
    Crescent Mills CA
  28. Alayna Palmer
    Kennett MO
  29. Monika Becker
    Venice FL
  30. Meghan Larmore
    Henderson NV
  31. Sahag Gureghian
    North Hollywood CA
  32. Meghan Larmore
    Henderson NV
  33. Karen Casey Fitzjerrell
    San Antonio TX
  34. Julie L. Moran
    Encinitas CA
  35. Anthony T. Lagler
    Scio OR
  36. T. C. Isbell
    Port Orchard WA
  37. Lacey Crowe
    Sudbury Canada
  38. Mary Stevenson Smith
    Abilene TX
  39. Andrew Marks
    Phoenix AZ
  40. Donna L. Turello
    Staten Island NY
  41. John Jeffire
    Clinton Township MI
  42. Joanne Jagoda
    Oakland CA
  43. Jimmy J. Pack Jr.
    Philadelphia PA
  44. Steven Evans
    Granite City IL
  45. Paula Jean Mlinar
    Haw River NC
  46. Vic Villandre
    Boynton Beach FL
  47. Robert G. West
    Moses Lake WA
  48. Elizabeth Wild
    Pittsburgh PA
  49. Brenda Liebling-Goldberg
    Houston TX
  50. Norma Carnera
    El Paso TX
  51. Kate James
    Kettleby, Ontario Canada
  52. Jim Monson
    Proberta CA
  53. Adolf Floryanowich
    Olathe KS
  54. Albert J. Tiseo
    Port Charlotte FL
  55. Florita Bradford
    Houston TX
  56. Nancy J. Bonefas
    Tucson AZ
  57. Laura Conkle
    Pittsburgh PA
  58. William A. Davis
    Little Rock AR
  59. Tara Benz
    Media PA
  60. Jan Hogan
    Las Vegas NV
  61. Susan Palmer Burkholder
    Boulder City NV
  62. Joseph Vitovec
    Anacortes WA
  63. Shelley A. Carpenter
    Merrimac MA
  64. tex shrader
    San Antonio TX
  65. V.E. Murr
    Pecatonica IL
  66. Tammy Prinsen
    Carlisle PA
  67. John T. Biggs
    Oklahoma City OK
  68. Rozzy Kachuck
    Durham NC
  69. Erica Martin
    Lexington KY
  70. William F. Agnone
    Massillon OH
  71. John T. Biggs
    Oklahoma City OK
  72. Jack Petro
    The Villages FL
  73. Kristine Hosch
    Onalaska WI
  74. R.J. Vickers
    Boulder CO
  75. Judith Causey
    Canyon Lake CA
  76. Toni Cooper
    Wilmington DE
  77. John P. Newell
    Thousand Oaks CA
  78. Ann Henley Brown
    New Orleans LA
  79. Britni Smith
    Macon MO
  80. Jessica Lattea
    Lake Milton OH
  81. Jessica Eaton
    Litchfiled ME
  82. Marlo Berliner
    Branchburg NJ
  83. J. Novo
    San Ramon CA
  84. Lois Leanrdi
    Peekskill NY
  85. Tonya Lampley
    West Chester OH
  86. Richard H. Leist
    Spring lake MI
  87. Katie Blanchette
    Belmont NH
  88. Joanna Gardner
    Haddon Heights NJ
  89. Ruvym Gilman
    Brooklyn NY
  90. Mari White
    Princeton IN
  91. Anne Wells
    Eugene OR
  92. Anita Tarlton
    Winnsboro SC
  93. Jeanne R. Vaughn
    Decherd TN
  94. Billy (Bill) Waldron
    Gig Harbor WA
  95. Sandy K. Warner
    Goodyear AZ
  96. Louis Giamelle
    Newcastle OK
  97. Tim J. Rocheford Jr.
    Zimmerman MN
  98. M. Garrett Bauman
    Nunda NY
  99. Amy  Kraft


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Grand-Prize Winner
Children’s/YA Fiction
Feature Article
Genre Short Story
Inspirational
Mainstream Fiction
Nonrhyming Poetry
Memoir/Personal Essay
Rhyming Poetry
Stageplay
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