2010 Mainstream/Literary Short Story Winners

Announcing the Mainstream/Literary Short Story winners of the 78th Annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition.
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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
    PlzenCzech Republic
  2. Nicholas Alfonso Diaz
    Houston TX
  3. Karen DeGroot Carter
    Lone TreeCO
  4. Helena Carlo
    FentonMO
  5. Walter Giersbach
    ManchesterNJ
  6. Jeannie Hudson
    ChieflandFL
  7. Michael Alex Martin
    Canoga ParkCA
  8. Lubomir Mikisek
    PlzenCzech Republic
  9. Janet Syas Nitsick
    SpringfieldNE
  10. M. Esther Sherman
    CrestlineCA
  11. Dylan Hufford
    SenoiaGA
  12. Erin Flaaen
    GlendaleAZ
  13. Ron Potts
    MiddleburyVT
  14. Peter Fisk
    PlacitasNM
  15. Mark H. Masse
    MuncieIN
  16. M. Esther Sherman
    CrestlineCA
  17. William L. Dennis
    Dade City FL
  18. Daniel Maurice
    JacksonMI
  19. Victoria Opalewski
    Menomonee FallsWI
  20. Dee-von Martinez
    Lake WalesFL
  21. Alexander Noble
    RenoNV
  22. Ruth E. Jones
    TampaFL
  23. Bryanne Yearley
    Simi ValleyCA
  24. Stephanie Rubio
    TracyCA
  25. M. Joan Throne
    AshburnVA
  26. deborah Schubbe
    WellsMN
  27. Margaret Elysia Garcia
    Crescent MillsCA
  28. Alayna Palmer
    KennettMO
  29. Monika Becker
    VeniceFL
  30. Meghan Larmore
    HendersonNV
  31. Sahag Gureghian
    North HollywoodCA
  32. Meghan Larmore
    HendersonNV
  33. Karen Casey Fitzjerrell
    San AntonioTX
  34. Julie L. Moran
    EncinitasCA
  35. Anthony T. Lagler
    ScioOR
  36. T. C. Isbell
    Port OrchardWA
  37. Lacey Crowe
    SudburyCanada
  38. Mary Stevenson Smith
    AbileneTX
  39. Andrew Marks
    PhoenixAZ
  40. Donna L. Turello
    Staten IslandNY
  41. John Jeffire
    Clinton TownshipMI
  42. Joanne Jagoda
    OaklandCA
  43. Jimmy J. Pack Jr.
    PhiladelphiaPA
  44. Steven Evans
    Granite CityIL
  45. Paula Jean Mlinar
    Haw RiverNC
  46. Vic Villandre
    Boynton BeachFL
  47. Robert G. West
    Moses LakeWA
  48. Elizabeth Wild
    PittsburghPA
  49. Brenda Liebling-Goldberg
    HoustonTX
  50. Norma Carnera
    El PasoTX
  51. Kate James
    Kettleby, OntarioCanada
  52. Jim Monson
    ProbertaCA
  53. Adolf Floryanowich
    Olathe KS
  54. Albert J. Tiseo
    Port CharlotteFL
  55. Florita Bradford
    HoustonTX
  56. Nancy J. Bonefas
    TucsonAZ
  57. Laura Conkle
    PittsburghPA
  58. William A. Davis
    Little RockAR
  59. Tara Benz
    MediaPA
  60. Jan Hogan
    Las VegasNV
  61. Susan Palmer Burkholder
    Boulder CityNV
  62. Joseph Vitovec
    AnacortesWA
  63. Shelley A. Carpenter
    MerrimacMA
  64. tex shrader
    San AntonioTX
  65. V.E. Murr
    PecatonicaIL
  66. Tammy Prinsen
    CarlislePA
  67. John T. Biggs
    Oklahoma CityOK
  68. Rozzy Kachuck
    DurhamNC
  69. Erica Martin
    LexingtonKY
  70. William F. Agnone
    MassillonOH
  71. John T. Biggs
    Oklahoma CityOK
  72. Jack Petro
    The VillagesFL
  73. Kristine Hosch
    OnalaskaWI
  74. R.J. Vickers
    BoulderCO
  75. Judith Causey
    Canyon LakeCA
  76. Toni Cooper
    WilmingtonDE
  77. John P. Newell
    Thousand OaksCA
  78. Ann Henley Brown
    New OrleansLA
  79. Britni Smith
    MaconMO
  80. Jessica Lattea
    Lake MiltonOH
  81. Jessica Eaton
    LitchfiledME
  82. Marlo Berliner
    BranchburgNJ
  83. J. Novo
    San RamonCA
  84. Lois Leanrdi
    PeekskillNY
  85. Tonya Lampley
    West ChesterOH
  86. Richard H. Leist
    Spring lakeMI
  87. Katie Blanchette
    BelmontNH
  88. Joanna Gardner
    Haddon HeightsNJ
  89. Ruvym Gilman
    BrooklynNY
  90. Mari White
    PrincetonIN
  91. Anne Wells
    EugeneOR
  92. Anita Tarlton
    WinnsboroSC
  93. Jeanne R. Vaughn
    DecherdTN
  94. Billy (Bill) Waldron
    Gig HarborWA
  95. Sandy K. Warner
    GoodyearAZ
  96. Louis Giamelle
    NewcastleOK
  97. Tim J. Rocheford Jr.
    ZimmermanMN
  98. M. Garrett Bauman
    NundaNY
  99. Amy Kraft


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Children's/YA Fiction
Feature Article
Genre Short Story
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Mainstream Fiction
Nonrhyming Poetry
Memoir/Personal Essay
Rhyming Poetry
Stageplay
Screenplay

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