The OutStanding Short Story Competition is Australia’s premier creative writing event for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer community of Australia and New Zealand.
WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR OUR 2016 COMPETITION
First prize – Clare Richardson for Tassie Awakening
Second prize – Sam Elkin for Open
Third prize – Julie Galvin for The Boys
Highly Commended in no particular order:
Nicole White for Illusion
Craig Brush for Earthquake
Clare Richardson for Caught Out
Jake Martin for Another Open Curtain
You can read the winning stories here
We are very excited to announce that our 2016 competition is supported by Aurora. We thank the Aurora Group for selecting us as a recipient for a small grant, which will make this year’s competition bigger and better than ever. We are also very grateful to Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras for partnering with us in our application. Thank you Aurora for supporting LGBTQI writing.
Photo by Viv McGregor