Hi all,

Thanks to everybody who has taken part this month.  All together I had 12 submissions, so that’s awesome! This month and following on from this I am also going to pick a runner up, because I’m getting such good stories.

Anyway, the winner for February 2018 is…

Frank Parker!

Read the winning story here

Well done Frank, I really liked your story entitled ‘Egg on My Face’.  Here’s your laurel below, and please let me know if you would like your story added to the free anthology I will be publishing at the end of the year.


And the runner up is YoungSungWriter with the story ‘Childhood Chess in Oman‘.  Well done!  You can add the laurel below to your story.

Read ‘Childhood Chess in Oman’ here


Do take some time to read through the rest of February’s submissions , which are listed below.  Thanks again to all for taking part.  March’s submission page will be published tomorrow.

Ann Marie Bryant:  https://talesofafamily.blog/2017/10/21/one-more-day/#more-11572  

Priyan Kagupta: https://priyankagupta2597.wordpress.com/2018/01/30/old-scars-/  

Mahin’s World:  https://cutiemahinsblog.wordpress.com/2017/12/31/my-sixteenth-birthday-a-short-story/ 

Mahin’s World:  https://cutiemahinsblog.wordpress.com/2018/01/24/an-amazing-funeral-a-short-story/comment-page-1/#comment-369

James Osborne:  https://jamesosbornenovels.com/2013/09/23/the-gold-boulder/  

Jeanne Owens:  https://jeanneowensauthor.wordpress.com/2018/01/20/do-not-touch-stream-of-consciousness-saturday-socs/comment-page-1/#comment-3527

Die Reis:  https://diereis.wordpress.com/2018/01/26/the-beginning-of-forever-a-very-short-story/

The Very Hungry Caterpillar:  https://pompom2912.wordpress.com/2018/02/17/running/

This Whirlwind Called Life:  https://lifeswhirlwind.wordpress.com/2016/12/08/because-paper-smells-better-than-glass/comment-page-1/#comment-41

J Webster (Tallis Steelyard):   https://tallissteelyard.wordpress.com/2017/12/28/stinking-fish/