a writing contest for those who dare

~announcing the winners~

in our Fear/less Short Story Contest

The votes have been counted and verified. The judges have done their thing. 
There were so many fantastic stories to read. You sure didn't make it easy for us.
Thanks to each and every one of you for participating, whether you submitted or supported the many great stories we received.

adult winners

Adult Grand Prize $1000 USD

The Monsters by Madeline Eubanks (California)

Adult Honorable Mentions - $200 USD each

Retribution by Lindsey Hobson (Missouri)

Falling Up by Julie Meier (Alberta)

On the Streets Live by Jim Runyan (Illinois)

Adult Public Prize - $500 USD

Pomegranates by Nicolle Ma (California)

teens winners

Teens Grand Prize - $750 USD

Hounded by Ethan A. (Colorado)

Teen Honorable Mentions - $100 USD each

Carbonated Pastries by L.J. Oakes (British Columbia)

Someone I’m Not by cleco_o (British Columbia)

Violet and Riley by Alex B. (California)

Teens Public Prize - $300 USD

The Rush of Fear by Abby W. (Saskatchewan)

youth winners

Youth Grand Prize $500 USD

Optics by Y.C. (Ohio)

Youth Honorable Mentions - $50 USD each

One Small Step by Nova Luna (California)

Silence by Lily S. (Virginia)

The Monsters I Live With by Katherine Xie (Illinois)

Youth Public Prize - $150 USD

Beast by Cameron L. (Florida)

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*Contest open to residents of Canada and the United States, aged 13+. Entrants who participate in the Public Voting track and winners whose stories are published on storybilder.com forfeit First World Publication Rights to StoryBilder, Ltd. One story per person. Chances of Winning decrease as more people enter the contest.