Congratulations to Signe Bergstrom, Anthony Howcroft, and Marie Smysor Watson.
Signe Bergstrom, author of our winning short story “The House They Built,” explains her inspiration and process for the piece.
Read the third-place winner of our “Great Break” short story contest.
Signe Bergstrom’s story was chosen by guest judge Heidi Pitlor as our first-place “Great Break” contest winner.
Our second-place winning story was inspired by several trips to Venice.
For the first time since she was 15 years old, Stephanie Danler is no longer working in a restaurant. Thanks to a two-book deal with Knopf, she’s now able to devote herself full time to writing.
Instead of staring at a blank screen, get distracted.
Stuck on the page? Take your story to the stage.
A universal story must also be a specific one.
The candidates seeking our nation’s highest office shows that not only are they lawyers, businessmen, and politicians, but they are all published authors as well.