July 2021 – Long List

It’s taken our judges slightly longer than usual to draw up the latest short story long list – what with the number of entries growing all the time, not to mention the summer break – but now we’re able to finally reveal it.
Congratulations to all the following authors on our July 21 long list:

Beck Collett
Christina Collins

Amelia Coulon
Maureen Cullen
Mary Francis
Will Griffin
James Hancock
Denny Jace
Stuart Lovell
Gwenda Major
Katrina Moinet
Eniola Olabinjo
Gavin O’Toole
Pete Pitman
Tracey-Anne Plater
Freshta Rahmani
J D Revitt
Claire Schon
Andrew Senior
Edward Sergeant
Kerri Simpson
Lui Sit
Liane Smith
Katy Eliza Snow
Caroline Ross Tajasque
Owen Townsend
Steve Wade
Thomas Wright

Once again, some familiar names there, plus many more new ones. Well done to everyone for making it to the long list stage.
The short list and winners will be announced, and the three placed stories published, here on our website, on 13th September.