‘KYD’, ACWA announce shortlist for S D Harvey Short Story competition
Kill Your Darlings and the Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) have announced the shortlist for this year’s S D Harvey Short Story Competition.
The shortlisted stories are:
- ‘Rules to Live By’ by Louise Bassett
- ‘The Ridge’ by Katherine Kovacic
- ‘The Enthusiastic Amateur’ by Melanie Myers
- ‘Shafted’ by Roni O’Brien
- ‘Flesh’ by Stephen Samuel
- ‘How to Cease Being a Man Killer’ by Roger Vickery.
The $1000 award, which honours the late true-crime writer and television producer Sandra Harvey, is presented annually for a work of short crime fiction as part of the Ned Kelly Awards for Australian crime writing.
The winner and runner-up of the competition will be announced at the Ned Kelly Awards on 1 September at the Melbourne Writers Festival. For more information, click here.
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