I Hunt Killers Flash Fiction Contest Winners!

Back in April, we challenged you to write a new piece of fiction every day for a week inspired by Barry Lyga‘s I Hunt Killers. In 24 hours and fewer than 100 words, we challenged you to write about murder, blood, guts, and gore. From the discovery of the body right through to the press conference informing the public, our prompts led you through a thrilling murder investigation. Bloody murder weapons, fingerprints, tough cops, and brilliant detectives all featured prominently–and we loved every second of it!

Each day, we chose one winner and two runners-up to receive some great prizes. All winners will be receiving copies of I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga, 172 Hours on the Moon by Johan Harstad, and The Drowned Cities by Paolo Bacigalupi. In addition, the author of each day’s best entry will win an “I Had a Killer Time with Barry Lyga” t-shirt.

The winners are:

April 9:

1st Place:
The Dog Did It by (The Original) Stonia T. Dupe

Runners Up:
Red Death
by Kim Dalton
Pretty by Laura Chisholm

April 10:

1st Place:
This Punishment by Miss Christina Lin

Runners Up:
They Always Make a Mistake by Patience Graves
Caught in the Act
by Carly Gordon

April 11:

1st Place:
The Vagrant Slaying – Part Three by Eowyn

Runners Up:

The Quilt by Mary McCall
Of Sunshine and Starlight
by XiamenGirl

April 12:

1st Place:
Made It? by Epiphany Mariah

Runners Up:
Dangerous by Jack Austin
Wag by the deranged wolf

April 13:

1st Place:
Fifth Encounter by Kayelin R

Runners Up:
Empty by Lauren Renee
Reveal
by L. Rasdal

Congrats to all the winners, and thanks to everyone who participated!

One thought on “I Hunt Killers Flash Fiction Contest Winners!

  1. wow Made It? won. I participated almost the whole week and I knew I had won I just wasn’t sure which one had. But that’s good to know. Thanks guys!

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