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We Have a Winner! – Under 500 Words Fiction Challenge

We have a winner!

After much deliberation, the Storymoja Editors have finally agreed on a winner for the Flash Fiction Challenge!

And the winner is…

The Old Heart by Peter Ngumba. Peter Ngumba wins KES 1000/- Airtime and a ticket to either the Storymoja Festival Careerpedia Edition in Nakuru on May 28 – 30, or to the Storymoja Festival Nairobi on September 16 – 20 [Visit for information on the Storymoja Festivals]. Peter, please contact to claim your prize!

Running fast on this story’s heels is:

Anything by Wesley Macheso.

Honourable mentions:

Revolution by Sharon Ogugu

One More by Kwabena Yeboah

Stuck by Kui

Rebirth by Gathoni wa Wairua

What do you think of the editor’s choices? (Stories are published here as they were submitted – with no editing or proofing. )



2 comments on “We Have a Winner! – Under 500 Words Fiction Challenge

  1. Gathoni wa Wairura
    May 27, 2015

    Congratulations to Peter Ngumba, and to the four other ‘honourable mentions’. And thank you for including my story on that list. I feel very encouraged to continue writing.Kind regards, Gathoni.


  2. abuamirah
    June 2, 2015

    Superb. Congrats Peter and all the other writers who got honorable mentions. Looking forward to this month’s cal out.

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