Read the 2018 winners and finalists

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Islands Short Fiction Contest, co-sponsored by the Nanaimo Arts Council, the Vancouver Island University Department of Creative Writing and Journalism, and the Vancouver Island Regional Library. Read the winning stories by clicking on the links below.

ADULT (19 AND OVER) WINNERS:
First Place: “Thursday” — Kara Lindstrom
Second Place: “Dolls in the Desert” — Janet Miller
Third Place: “Skinned Tooth” (unavailable) — Justin Fleming

YOUTH (13 to 18) WINNERS:
First Place: “Survive” — Ivy-Lynne Walling
Second Place: “Solemnly Accompanied — Caitlin Lowe
Third Place: “La Lumiere” — Erin Boese-Ezard

JUNIOR (12 AND UNDER) WINNERS:
First Place: “Playful” — Janel Van Dongen
Second Place: “Titan Titanium Breads” — Paige-Marie Stewart
Third Place: “Agent K” — Stella Stevens

Read the 2017 winners and finalists