moonShine review WINNERS announced!

Congratulations to the winners of moonShine review’s 2015 Prose and Photography Contest to celebrate the ten-year anniversary of our journal!

With 50+ prose pieces submitted, and more than 250 photographs for the cover and overall best inside photo contests, our judges had some tough choices, and I give them my utmost respect and admiration for how well they chose.  Now, for the winners…

PROSE AWARDS

1st Place – Kimberlyn Blum-Hyclak, of Lancaster, SC, for
Beginning and Ending in Toledo

2nd Place – Steve Fayer, of Boston, MA, for
In Bed With Phantom Priests

3rd Place – Claire Iannini, of Fort Mill, SC, for The Koi Pond

HONORABLE MENTIONS:

Terresa Haskew, of Greenville, SC, for Degrees

Melanie Arrowood Wilcox, of Graham, NC, for Tornado at the River

Sharon Mauldin Reynolds, of Lexington, KY, for Widowmaker

OTHER AUTHORS ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION:

Claire Armstrong, Vicki Collins, Barbara V. Evers, David Harris, Holly Raychelle Hughes, David Jordan, Annie Maier, Connie D. Miller, Richard Allen Taylor

 

 

PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS

OVERALL BEST PHOTOGRAPH INSIDE:

1st Place – Chris Durietz, of Honolulu, HI, for Night Lilies

2nd Place – Kathleen Pompe, of Seabrook Island, SC, for
Shadow of the Vine

3rd Place – Wendy H. Gill, of Matthews, NC, for The Deeper You Go

HONORABLE MENTIONS:

DJ Gaskin, of Springfield, VA, for Accountable Bridge

Jeanne Julian, of New Bern, NC, for Ladder, Sky City, Acoma

Kathleen Pompe, of Seabrook Island, SC, for Ice Storm Droplets

Terry Butler, Greenville, SC, for Guitar Handz

Wendy H. Gill, of Matthews, NC, for J Heart A

 

BEST COVER PHOTOGRAPH:

Grand Prize – Wendy H. Gill, of Matthews, NC, for Shore Ice

HONORABLE MENTIONS:

Jeanne Julian, of New Bern, NC, for Field, California

Kathleen Pompe, of Seabrook Island, SC, for Ice Storm

Nick Romeo, of Pittsburgh, PA, for Floating Agenda

OTHER PHOTOGRAPHERS ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION INSIDE:

Clarke Armstrong, Cheryl Boyer, Barbara V. Evers, Bill Griffin,
Steve Lautermilch, Carlos Pelay, Nick Romeo, Erin Ryan,
Wesley Satterwhite, Sharon A. Sharp, Clare Willey

 

And a big thank you to EVERYONE who entered our contests.  We greatly appreciate your support and encourage you to keep submitting—and check back for further announcements coming soon!

Best to all,

Anne Kaylor
Executive Editor and Publisher, moonShine review

Advertisements

One thought on “moonShine review WINNERS announced!

  1. Melanie says:

    Reblogged this on NC Sun Dog and commented:
    I am very proud to announce that my story, Tornado at the River, will appear in the 10th Anniversery issue of moonShine Review.
    Thanks for choosing my work!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s