Many thanks to everyone who sent in a story for this brand new contest. We received 74 entries and enjoyed reading them all. Congratulations to the writers of the following longlisted stories. No telling which is yours though!
- A City Break
- A Cloth of Water
- Brighton: A Knitted Story
- Moon Bearer
- Smell of Water
- The Dogs of War Play Frisbee in an Empty Hotel Pool
- The Telltale Chirp of an Olive Warbler
- Twenty-one Scars
- Utterly Nutterly
- When the calamity did not come
- You Can
We’ll be back with the shortlist soon – good luck everyone!
In the meantime, don’t forget to send us your micros, flashes and short stories for the next edition of WestWord. Submissions are open until 31st May.