Sometimes in this business, things get away from you! Announcing the monthly winners of the Kit Sora Flash Fiction Photography challenge has been one of those things, and the backlog of announcements has slowly become insurmountable. With March's new challenge looming, we're playing catch up and announcing all winners and runners-up from April 2021 to now! Strap in, it's a years worth of Kit Sora winners!
April 2021: Winner: Ida Linehan Young! Runners-Up: Peter J Foote, Paul Carberry, Catherine Sarah Dziadura.
May 2021: Winner: Paul Carberry! Runners-Up: Peter J Foote, Lisa M Daly.
June 2021: Winner: Bronwynn Erskine! Runners-Up: Peter J Foote, Melissa Wong.
July 2021: Winner: Devin J Meaney! Runners-Up: Dani West, Lisa M Daly.
August 2021: Winner: Karin Murray-Bergquist! Runners-Up: Shannon K Green, Gordon Chapman.
September 2021: Winner: Hannah Jenkins! Runners-Up: Michael McKlusky, Ali House.
October 2021: Winner: Michael McKlusky! Runners-Up: Devin J. Meaney, Shannon Fay.
November 2021: Winner: Shannon K Green! Runners-Up: Chris Kok, Kellee Kranendonk.
December 2021: Winner: Shannon Fay! Runners-Up: Amanda Evans, Lynne L Greene.
We had two judges for this contest:
Kit Sora Photography. Kit Sora is an artist and photographer from St. Johns, Newfoundland. Her photography draws inspiration from fantasy, dystopia, and thrillers to create evocative imagery that startles, inspires, and excites. Kit signed with Engen Books in 2018 as head photographer, producing the thrilling image for Chillers from the Rock and re-imagining the covers to the entire Black Womb series into the Coral Beach Casefiles series. Drew Power is a currently seated member of the Sci-Fi on the Rock committee. He was recently featured as the model on the cover of the bestselling collection Chillers from the Rock.
Matthew LeDrew. The author of over 25 novels, and the founder of Engen Books.
The Flash Fiction Photography Contest is sponsored in part by FictionFirst Used Books, which specializes in previously enjoyed Sci-fi & Fantasy Novels, Roleplaying Manuals and Graphic Novels. It is run out of the Annapolis Valley and open by appointment only. Their inventory is currently over 5000 titled strong and they ship within Canada, USA and Europe. You can find them on Facebook, here.
The winning entry will be featured on this website as well as on the Fantasy Files newsletter (click to join!). Both runner-up entries will also be featured.