Anton Chekhov Prize for Very Short Fiction

We’re thrilled to publish the winning stories of our first Anton Chekhov Prize for Very Short Fiction judged by Nuala O’Connor. Congratulations to Angela Readman, Elisabeth Ingram Wallace and Claire Guyton!

WINNER

Angela Readman’s “Ten Months With Octopus”

SECOND PLACE

Elisabeth Ingram Wallace’s “She Said Her Favourite Colour Was Haddock”

THIRD PLACE

Claire Guyton’s “Anastasia, My Broken Bird”