2019 Contest Finalists

The 2019 San Francisco Writing Contest Finalists (on no particular order):


The Roués by Paul Roach

What We Believed by Karla Jay

Fox Loses Three Times By Molly Emmons

Slomp by Mim Eichmann

Drifting by Deac Etherington

The Sacrifice of Art by George M. Johnson

The Cleaved World by Susan Fanetti

The Children of the Children by Robin McMillion

Emergency Landing by Donna Brown

The Snake Garden by Susan Nadler


The Heart of a Tiger by SreyRam Kuy

Landing in Cuba by Anne Woods

Jail Journal by Nancie Wiseman Attwater

The Shadow Behind: Remembering My Wife from Japan by Edward Fowler

Rivets Under the Bridge by Tim Campbell

The Intruder by Bridget Burke

Teetering on Disaster by Michaela Johnson

Peace by Kathleen Ruffle

Psychedelicized by William McKeefrey

Material Value by Julia Goldstein


Paperboy by Emily Catherine Hughes

The Ghost in the Garden by Andie Newton

Forgotten Town by Stacy Stokes

Passing Strange by Mina Witteman

Take My Hand by Sandi Ward

Anomaly: The Legacy of Adya by Dayna Dunbar

When the Bee Stings by Jessica Roth

Whisper by Tracy Bilen

Raising Buster by Eric Seder

The Secret Life of Plants by Julie Zigoris