Short Story Writing Competition: 2018 Results

WordFest 2018 Prize Winners

Congratulations to all our writers.

Category A: 12 to 14 years

First: Dancing in the Woods by Christopher Lim  
Second:  Katie by Emma Wu
Third:  What I See by Meagan Earnest

Highly Commended: 

The Cart By David Nikhil

We are Evanescent by Jessica Oon

Lifesaver by Kamalinee Kamalakaran

Stranger in the Dark by Wesley Chen

Double Take by Minami Emmett

Forgetting Myself by Belle White

The Lost Letter by Ellie Bellsmith


Category B : 15 to 17 years

First:  Amal by Harini Guddanti
Second:  My Grandma by Melissa Yeung
Third:  Men or Monsters by Jennifer Li

Highly Commended:

The Memories Before Him by Georgia Lee

The Letter by Joy Zou

Blue Flames by Lucy Liu

This Changes Everything by Melanie Noonan

This is My Performance by Laura Mah

Because You are Special by Wen Yee Ang


Category C:  Adults

First:  The Last Bird by Jess McDonald
Second: The Passover by Natalie Evans
Third:  The Gate by Patricia Allsop

Highly Commended: 

Along Time Ago by William Goff

Honeymoon Suite by Barbara Vertigan

The Test by Erica Tippett

Stanley Place Boys by Sylvia Karakaltsas

"Love Plum" by Jenny Occleshaw

Magic by Cam Dang

You Look So Good in Blue by Kayla Saddington


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Last updated: 28 August 2018