Congratulations to the winners of our May 2020 competition!
NANCY ROMAN, AMANDA GLOVER & JANICE CONNOR
Thank you to everyone who entered our very first short story competition wherein you were asked to create a
three-sentence story (up to 50 words). The deadline for entries was Friday, May 15, 2020 and the response was
terrific! We received 155 submissions over a period of about 2 weeks, all competing for gift certificates from
Hickory Stick Bookshop, Da Capo Restaurant and The Bakehouse. As you will see on the following pages Covid-19
and cabin fever were major themes in the stories.
The entries were judged by Laura Cardello, Jackie Everly and myself. We are retired publishing professionals living
here in Litchfield and voracious readers all. The stories were wonderful, judging was difficult, and I only wish we
could have given more prizes.
I hope you had as much fun with your literary endeavors as we did hosting the contest.
Click here to read the 3- Sentence Literary Competition Newsletter