The First Prize Trophy and Certificate was awarded to Jason Kurt Easter for his short story ‘Love’s Melancholy.’
The three Highly Commended Certificates were awarded to the following:
- Christina Cortes for her short story ‘A Gift For Her’
- John Carreras for his short story ‘How Much Do You Love Me’
- Beverly Romano Fernandez for her short story ‘Jewel’
The winning story will be published in a book by Sonia Golt entitled ‘Love Letters I Never Mailed’, and anthology which will also include 40 guest poets.
The panel of judges for the competition were myself, Sonia Golt and Berenice Aguilera.