Red Jacket Books Short Story Competition

The Autumn 2023 Winners are in! Check out the stories below, and click here to check out the current Short Story Contest theme and enter!

Autumn 2023 Winners (Theme: The Greatest of All Time)

First Place: Moment of Truth by Carolyn Newton

Second Place: Semper in Memoria by Jonathan Noyes

Third Place: Mound Visit by Donald Tucker


Summer 2023 Winners (Theme: Alone at Sea)

First Place: Feeling Crabby by Katherine Klima

Second Place: If No One's Around to Hear It by Jeanea Blair

Third Place: Great Point by Dan McKeon


Spring 2023 Winners (Theme: The Good Old Days)

First Place: Jellyfish at the Stoplight by Jonathan Noyes

Second Place: The Bliss of Oblivion by Aija Wood

Third Place: A Message in Teffilin by Donna Kaz