Show Us Your Short-Shorts Editors’ Prize Winners & Finalists

Congratulations to our winning stories and finalists.

FIRST: “Cut” by Deb Jannerson
SECOND: “Regulars” by Jen Knox
THIRD: “Aftermath” by Samantha Madway


“Hearing the Siren Song” by Soramimi Hanarejima | “The Intern” by Veronica Abrams | “It’s All Good” by Brittany Ackerman | “Oarsmen Wanted” by Joe Milan Jr. | “The O’Connors,” “One Afternoon at the Open” and “Wind Bag” by Barry Peters

Each winner receives prize money [1st: $125, 2nd: $75, 3rd: $25] and publication in our Spring 2018 Print Issue (out in April), as well as online publication on January 29.

Finalists will also be published online in February and March.

Written by The Editors

The Flexible Persona was founded in 2013. We are an independent home for emerging and established writers and poets.