SHORTLIST: 2024 PolterGeist Writing Contest

Congratulations to the shortlisted writers of the first-ever PolterGeist Writing Contest!

“The Box of Lost Souls” by Edith Speers

“Less Than Shadow” by Rory Say

“Paul's Tomb of Madness, Hopeness, Oneness, Repurposed Kosher Dill Jars, Good Luck Money Trees, Avoiding Osteoporosis, and Good Housekeeping—Which is to Say, Everything” by Tyler Finley

“Unnatural High” by Shelley White

“Holes” by Jennifer Robinson

“Squeeze Me” by Hsien Chong Tan

“Check Engine” by Kelsey Gilchrist

“Are you there? I'm on a Date” by andrea winkler

Thank you to all who entered the contest.

Winners will be announced soon. Stay tuned!



Erasure Poetry Contest FAQ

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The Bride’s Feet

Runner-up in the 1st Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest.

Miracles, Plural

Second prize winner of the 1st Annual Short Long-Distance Writing Contest.