Trilogy Award in Short Fiction

The semi-finalists and finalists of the Trilogy Award in short fiction have been named. We’d like to thank everyone who submitted their work to us, both for their patience, and for their generosity in allowing us to read their creative efforts. Please be sure to follow us on the blog to be sure that you are notified when we name the winner.

The next round of the Trilogy Awards will deadline December 15, 2019.

Semi-finalists

Ajami, Jocelyn, Chicago, Illinois, “Teaching the Border”
Battles, Steve, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, “Please Send Help”
Berlinquette, Patrick, Levittown, New York, “Mountain Milk”
Billings, Tom, Bellingham, Washington, “Biology Lessons”
Breall, Susan, San Francisco, California, “Searching for Magic”
Coleman, Stephen, Birgmingham, Alabama, “Eden”
Coleman, Susan, Overland Park, Kansas, “Quiet Like a Chicken”
Derr-Smith, Heather, W. Des Moines, Iowa, “The Foal”
Fleche, Alexandre, Leesburg, Virginia, “A Fountain in Central Park”
Fried, Jon, Millburn, New Jersey, “Out”
Graham, Ellen, Seattle, Washington, “Five Photos of Marge”
Heath, William, Frederick, Maryland, “The Cottonmouth in the Outhouse”
Hellis, Lori, Bend, Oregon, “Rose”
Hettinger, Susan, Olympia, Washington, “The Quiet Room”
Hutchison, Catherine, Warrenton, Virginia, “Don’t Roar, Dinosaur”
Jeffrey, Robin, Bremerton, Washington, “Origins Unknown”
Jones, Alexander, Union, New Jersey, “The Professional”
Kanikicharia, Mahitha, Marlboron, New Jersey, “The Bench”
Kazlauska, Elijah, Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada, “Four Days in December”
Kiel, Bechy, Nevada, Missouri, “Pack an Ax”
Kuppers, Petra, Ypsilanti, Michigan, “Space Pearl”
Ledouceur, Marc, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, “Purple Crocus”
Mahal, Laura, Fort Collins, Colorado, “Cairn”
Malchow, Larry, Ripon, Wisconsin, “The Quarry”
Margalit, Israela, New York, New York, “Relic of the Future”
Mattaboni, Suzanne, Northampton, Pennsylvania, “Moving Out With Barbie”
Mattson, John, Encino, California, “Eric Clapton’s Girlfriend”
McConnell, Ruth, Chapman, Australia, “Lizaveta Lives a Little”
Moller, Elizabeth, New York, New York, “Persephone”
North, Barry, Hahnville, Louisiana, “Deep South Reality”
Pearce, Michael, Oakland, California, “Mind’s Eye”
Perrault, George, Reno, Nevada “Hudson 4.19”
Post, Jory, Santa Cruz, California, “The Shaking is Still Me”
Sackheim, Nancy, Wellesley, Massachusetts, “Birds on a Wire”
Schmidt, Eleanor, Santa Rosa, California, “The Wedding Gamblers”
Stafford, Hollin, Colares, Portugal, “Love”
Tavizon, Adrian, Las Cruces, New Mexico, “Older”
Temple, Robert, Homosassa, Florida, “Elk Creek, Indian Territory, 1874”
Thomas, Dar, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, “Adonis, the Goddess and the Good Egg”
Thorpe, Trish, Botell, Washington, “Spencer’s Gift”
Torres-Lopez, Julian Esteban, San Francisco, California, “Bogota Postcards”
Troester, David, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Ketchum’s First Light”
Varadan, Elizabeth, Sacramento, California, “Dragons”
Winter, Jeffrey, Hockley, Texas, “Shadowing”
Wu, Helica, Memphis, Tennessee, “Flyboy”

Finalists

Berlinquette, Patrick, Levittown, New York, “Mountain Milk”
Breall, Susan, San Francisco, California, “Searching for Magic”
Coleman, Stephen, Birgmingham, Alabama, “Eden”
Coleman, Susan, Overland Park, Kansas, “Quiet Like a Chicken”
Derr-Smith, Heather, W. Des Moines, Iowa, “The Foal”
Graham, Ellen, Seattle, Washington, “Five Photos of Marge”
Heath, William, Frederick, Maryland, “The Cottonmouth in the Outhouse”
Hutchison, Catherine, Warrenton, Virginia, “Don’t Roar, Dinosaur”
Jones, Alexander, Union, New Jersey, “The Professional”
Kanikicharia, Mahitha, Marlboron, New Jersey, “The Bench”
Kiel, Bechy, Nevada, Missouri, “Pack an Ax”
Kuppers, Petra, Ypsilanti, Michigan, “Space Pearl”
Ledouceur, Marc, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, “Purple Crocus”
Margalit, Israela, New York, New York, “Relic of the Future”
Mattson, John, Encino, California, “Eric Clapton’s Girlfriend”
McConnell, Ruth, Chapman, Australia, “Lizaveta Lives a Little”
North, Barry, Hahnville, Louisiana, “Deep South Reality”
Pearce, Michael, Oakland, California, “Mind’s Eye”
Perrault, George, Reno, Nevada “Hudson 4.19”
Post, Jory, Santa Cruz, California, “The Shaking is Still Me”
Sackheim, Nancy, Wellesley, Massachusetts, “Birds on a Wire”
Schmidt, Eleanor, Santa Rosa, California, “The Wedding Gamblers”
Stafford, Hollin, Colares, Portugal, “Love”
Thomas, Dar, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, “Adonis, the Goddess and the Good Egg”
Thorpe, Trish, Botell, Washington, “Spencer’s Gift”
Torres-Lopez, Julian Esteban, San Francisco, California, “Bogota Postcards”
Troester, David, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Ketchum’s First Light”
Varadan, Elizabeth, Sacramento, California, “Dragons”
Winter, Jeffrey, Hockley, Texas, “Shadowing”