Congratulations to the Winners!!
of the 2017 Cooney Insurance Short Story Competition

Here are the winners and their winning entries…

1st Prize Melanie Dixon  Story: The Perfect Stranger
2nd Prize Amy Martin  Story: Don’t Talk to Strangers
3rd Prize Heather McQuillan  Story: Keystone


Thanks to our judges for their hard work and thanks to Cooney Insurance for being our wonderful Short Story Sponsor. 

Prizes winners take away some amazing prizes: First prize is $1000, second prize is $500 and third prize is $250. Plus these prizewinners will also receive a free 1-year subscription to Freelance magazine. Freelance – Writers Helping Writers is New Zealand’s only magazine for creative writers.