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We’re pleased to announce the results of our 2009 Creative Non-Fiction Contest:

Winner: “Fetters” by Madeline Sonik
1st runner-up: “Sunsets On Lake Huron” by Mary B. Valencia
2nd runner-up: “How to Be A Widow” by Christine Cleary


Look for “Fetters” in our upcoming spring issue (48:3), which will include an interview with judge Susan Olding.

Many thanks to Susan and to all the writers who sent in work. Enjoy your year-long subscription to PRISM!

We graciously thank the University of British Columbia Bookstore, our ongoing sponsor of this prize, for supporting emerging writers. This prize is an important milestone in their career.