Congratulations to the Salisbury Writers Festival Winners!

Congratulations to all the winners of the Salisbury Writers Festival competitions! If you didn’t get along to the awards night, here they are:




Second Place: Outside the Window
Jessica Rokkas

First Place: Lions in the Sky
Jessica Rokkas

Short Fiction:

Highly Commended: The Unhelpful Animal Government
Thomas Glen

Second Place: Ordinary Nothingness
Cameron Fellows

First Place: Dear Younger Me
Joyce Kurtzer


Open Entry


Highly Commended:
The End of the Weekend – Jeff Guess
The Politician and the Cranes – Mike Ladd
The Jockey’s Dream – Lynette Zander
Winter – Lynette Zander
Letter to an Ex with a New Partner – Jill Wherry

Second Place: The architecture of endurance
Rachael Mead

First Place: My Father’s Blood
Mike Hopkins

Short Fiction:

Highly Commended:
In the Beginning was the Cliché – Mike Hopkins
The Panther’s Mouse – Samantha Bond

Second Place: The Bouncer and the Blood Clot
Rachael Mead

First Place: The Other Side
John Scholz


Design The Cover

Graphic Design:

How To: … A Salisbury Writers’ Festival Anthology
Sarah Gates

Digital Illustration:

How to Write Well
Sarah Gates

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