2007 Dead of Winter Winners!

Judges Baker, Billiard & Bellman have made their decision, and the winners are:
1st: “King of Bull” by Kristi Petersen
2nd: “Vespers” by Robert T. Knight
3rd (tie): “Movement of Skin” by Fay Bouman & “The Purchased Bride” by Tara McDaniel
Congratulations!
Winners receive Amazon gift certificates: $20 for first, $15 for second, $10 for third. The winning stories will be published in the March issue of Toasted Cheese.
Our next contest is the spring Three Cheers and a Tiger competition, which this year will be held the weekend of March 21-23.

Three Cheers & a Tiger!

Congratulations to the winners of the fall Three Cheers and a Tiger Writing Contest:
Gold: Liz Mierzejewski, “In Memory of Maggie”
Silver: Jessica Colomb, “Dragon Song”
Bronze: Laura Magalas, “The Retrieval”
Read the winning stories in the December issue of Toasted Cheese.
TC’s next writing contest is Dead of Winter, which opened today. See the post below for details.

Toasted Cheese 7:1

Toasted Cheese 7:1 is now online.
TC 7:1 features poetry by Lyndsey Aho, flash fiction by Rebecca Nazar, fiction by Margot Miller & Charity Tran and creative non-fiction by Linda C. Wisniewski.
Also look for Dead of Winter Writing Contest winning stories by Lark Lucente, Kristi Petersen & Laura Magalas.
This issue’s “Best of the Boards” winner is Emma Steinfeld.
Congratulations to all and happy reading! As always, we encourage you to let the authors know if you enjoy their work–you’ll make their day!

Three Cheers and a Tiger Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the 2006 Fall Three Cheers and a Tiger Writing Contest:
Gold: The Ships Come Tomorrow by Liz Mierzejewski
Silver: Senseless by Cindy Wilfert
Bronze: Reflections from a Former Life by Behr Valentine
Honorable Mention:
The Heartbeat by Sheela Jaywant
The Gallery by Wendy Lovato
Winning stories will be published in the December issue of Toasted Cheese.
Our next contest is Dead of Winter, which opens today.

Dead of Winter Contest Winners

And the winners of the 5th Annual Dead of Winter Writing Contest are:
First: “Ardennes ’44” by Joseph Noonan
Second: “The Last Time?” by Charlie Thrun
Third: “The Meeting, Short and Fleeting” by Sheela Jaywant
Congratulations!
Winning stories will be published in the March issue of Toasted Cheese.
TC’s next contest is the spring edition of Three Cheers & a Tiger in March.