January 2021 Micro Fiction Winners

Thanks to everyone that entered their stories this month, and to the hundreds of people that read the shortlist and voted for the People’s Prize winner.

First and second place winners have been selected by our judging panel and win the cash prizes. Many congratulations to these two writers.

First Prize: Bird in Flight by A. Joseph Black

Second Prize: Turbulence by Linda Grierson-Irish

And the winner of the People’s Prize vote, as chosen by you, is…two stories sharing the top spot! Many congratulations to our winners who will receive a selection of lovely Writing Maps.

After Our Oldest Leave for University by Sam Payne


Laura Geddes Married a Doctor by Donna Greenwood