I would like to thank the judges, Amanda Sington-Williams and Mandy Pannett for jobs well done in adjudicating the January 2011 Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry and Short Story Competitions and for their detailed reports.
Now, to match the titles of the winning and highly-commended works with their writers.
Short Stories (Winners)
Third Prize: ‘Run Boy Run’ by ALISON LOCK
Second Prize: ‘Between Men’ by MARY BYRNE
First Prize: ‘Edgar Doily at the Point’ by DOUGLAS BRUTON
Short Stories (Highly Commended, in no particular order)
‘No Thing Called Goodbye’ by COLIN GALLANT
‘The Remains of the Day’ by VAIJU JOSHI
‘Last Year’ by CESCA MARTIN
Third Prize: ‘A Space’ by E.K. WALL
Second Prize: ‘Johnny, Be Good’ by A L McCLIMENS
First Prize: ‘The Over-abundant Woman’ by CASS ISKANDR
Poems (Highly Commended, in no particular order)
‘Penwith’ by ANTHONY WATTS
‘A Bicycle Wheel’ by RICHARD W. HALPERIN
‘Parting’ by JO BELL
These winners and highly commended writers, together with the authors of the 9 other commended poems in Mandy Pannett’s report will have their work published in Sentinel Champions #7, in August 2011.