We are delighted to announce the 2018 results of

LitMag’s Virginia Woolf Award for Short Fiction

First Place – $3,500

Meghan O’Toole, Elmhurst, Illinois
“Abditory”

Second Place – $1,000

H. E. Francis, Huntsville, Alabama
“Put Yourself in My Hands”

Finalists – $100

CJ Hauser, Hamilton, New York
“Gala 4135”

Yiming Ma, Palo Alto, California
“Swimmer of Yangtze”

Lisa Sanchez, Tumecula, California
“Ghost Lover”

Christine Sneed, Evanston, Illinois
“All That Money”

Eva Speer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
“Eros and Thanatos”

We thank everyone who entered the contest!

Contest guidelines are available here.