StoryLinks 2023 Short Story Competition short list!
And the wait is finally over. There were some fabulous stories entered in this year’s competition but these four were standouts – excellent writing, delicious humour, vivid characterisation, deft plotting and loads of audience appeal.
In Alphabetical order:
Revenge of the Bush Turkey by Annaleise Byrd
The Loophole by Alison Rutstein
Holding Hands at the End of the World by Josephine Sarvaas
Friends and Tangrams by Marianna Shek
The winner will be announced at the The Book Links Narelle Oliver Lecture 2023 presented by the Australian Children’s Laureate, Gabrielle Wang.