The winners of the Emerging Writer Award are as follows:
Shane Kraus for the story "Negotiating the Truth"
Caroline Bailey Lewis for the story, "Gutter"
Erik Hoel for the story "Big Cats"
Cynthia Hawkins for the story "Hope before 3:15"
This year we had a number of exceptional stories that deserved honorable mention and I'm proud to list those stories here.
Jennifer Lee "Cobra"
Jim Miller "Frequency of Failure"
Taylor Brown "Manatee"
David Breitkopf "No Problem"
Daryl Morazzini"When They Come"
Thanks to everyone who submitted to the contest and we look forward to another great round of fiction in a couple of months.