2012 competion results

WINNER of the 2012 Short Story Competition

We were delighted to announce Beth Reed as winner of the 2012 Askance Short Story Competition for her story The Thinker. Beth Reed was selected by our charity of the year ACT.  In consultation with ACT, Askance have selected two other writers for runner up prizes – SG Yates for Carried Away and Thomas Edward Ogden for Open to Get Inside

Thank you to everyone who entered the competition.  We received entries from all over the world and were impressed with the quality of most.

An anthology entitled Positional Vertigoincluding all the shortlisted stories was published in October and launched on 6 November 2012 in Cambridge. It features the work of the three winners and shortlisted stories by Terence BravermanRobert GoodJackie HawkinsSimon HumphreysMarcella JacksonSharon JarvisGrace KeatingOmar MajeedAlex MacLeodRob WaltonVincent Wood and two other stories by DJ Wiseman and Jabez Cole.


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