2019 Writing Contest Winners — Romance

First Prize
Remembering Teresa — R.F. Marazas; Belvidere, NJ

Second Prize
Meatloaf Madness — Belle Brett; Somerville, MA

Third Prize
The Last Norwegians on Russell Avenue — Debra J. Stone; Robbinsdale, MN


Honorable Mention

A Door That Opens Into A Courtyard — Michael Kramer; Lacey, WA

 Fan Fan Foo — Tank Gunner, Duncanville, Texas

Just A Friend of the Family — Geoffrey Graves, Laguna Beach, CA

 Lemon Tree — Claire Hart-Palumbo; Houston, Texas



A Travel Story from the Word Go — Tom Sheehan; Saugus, MA

Cell Mates — Allen Lang; Chicago, IL

Crying — Judith R. Robinson; Pittsburgh, PA

Maybe It Was Love — Dr. Irving Greenfield; Staten Island, NY

Next — Lynda Palmer; Cedar Rapids, IA

Shadow Dancers — Michelle Ferrer; Plano, Texas

So Long, Soldier Boy — Chimp Robertson; Hooker, OK

The Thaw — Leah Lake; Austin, Texas

The Visitors — Tank Gunner; Duncanville, Texas