List of Winners – MWG Fall Fiction Contest 2017

by Guy Anthony De Marco

Guy Anthony De Marco is a speculative fiction author; a Graphic Novel Bram Stoker Award® finalist; winner of the HWA Silver Hammer Award; a disabled US Navy veteran, a prolific short story and flash fiction crafter; a novelist; an invisible man with superhero powers; a game writer; and a coffee addict. One of these is false. A writer since 1977, Guy is a member of the following organizations: SFWA, WWA, SFPA, IAMTW, MWG, ASCAP, RMFW, NCW, HWA. He hopes to collect the rest of the letters of the alphabet one day. Additional information can be found at Wikipedia and

February 20, 2018

List of Winners, MWG Fall Fiction Contest 2017



1—90: A Novel of Love and Baseball, Thomas Duggan

2—The Red Umbrella Society, Khrys Vaughan

2—Limestone County, Darrel Sparkman



1—Destiny by Deceit, Patricia Wahler

2—Elephant, Laurence Lovan

3—Honor Among Outcasts, Ed Protzel



1—A Rare Find, BH Skelley

2—In Dark Places, Guy Anthony De Marco

3—The Bell Jar Club, Autumn Rinaldi



1—Mob Princess, Lori L Robinett

2—The Antiquities Dealer, Ed Protzel

3—Oklahoma Winters: Saving Souls at Twenty Degrees, Cary G Herwig



1—Behind City Streets, Patricia Wahler

2—Burning Embers, Diane How

3—West Coast Romance, Donna Mork Reed



1—Tracker 220, Jamie Krakover

2—Methuselah, T W Fendley

3—Death Adjacent, Jessica Matthews



1—Stand Off, Linda L Rigsbee

2—Haints Among Us, Douglas Osgood

3—Coyote Canyon, Scott Harris



1—Josiah Branch, Mary Heinsman

2—Angelfire, Mary Heinsman

3—Kelvin Taylor: Son of Thunder, Lori Younker


The Missouri Writers Guild wishes to thank all of the entrants and to congratulate the winning authors. Information on the 2017 Fall Fiction Contest can be found at this link. We look forward to your entries when the 2018 Fall Fiction Contest opens later this year.

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