Our Western Flash contest is all wrapped up! We want to thank everyone who submitted their wonderful stories. It has been an absolute blast reading them all.
Let’s get into why you’re really here.
The winners are…
Liquid Courage by Aeryn Rudel
Hell's Sheriff by Damon Garn
Played Out by Madeleine Pelletier
Second Chances in the West by D. Roe Shocky
Congratulations to all who placed!
These stories were really close to entering the top four!
A Babe Story by Benjamin DeHaan
Snake Oil by Austen Read-McFarland
Siren of the Desert by Stefan Slater
All of our runner-ups will be featured in our special contest collection, Monster Flash, which is going live on Kindle and other digital markets soon!
The winning stories will be published online throughout April, starting with Liquid Courage by Aeryn Rudel on April 3rd. We will continue to publish the winning stories on Fridays (or Thursdays if you subscribe to us).
We are also publishing a digital collection that will feature all of the winning stories, plus the runner-ups. The collection, Tales From the Weird Weird West, will be available on Kindle and other online platforms soon.
Thanks, again, to all of you who participated in the contest! We’re incredibly lucky to have such talented writers submit their tales to us.