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The Long List

of the Federation of BC Writers 2022 Literary Contests


Creative Non-Fiction

Aloha Kauai: Journey of a Woman of a Certain Age - Linda Doctoroff, Victoria

Class Reunion - Cynthia Woodman Kerkham, Victoria

Coasting - Melanie Cossey, Duncan

Contributing Factors - Kim Downey, Port Coquitlam

Cracked Shoulders - Anna Cavouras, Victoria

Dark Shadows, Some Light - Marian Dodds, Vancouver

The Kiss - Lana Cullis, Powell River

Frenchie - Vicki McLeod, Nanaimo

Impermanence - Catherine Lang, Victoria

Monkey-Sex - Claire Lawrence, Port Moody

He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not: In the Murky Waters of Online Dating - Daniela Elza, Vancouver

Prison Wedding - Kenneth Klonsky, Vancouver

Résumé: Childhood Steps - Claire Lawrence, Port Moody

The Right to Choose - Leslie Hill, Vancouver

The Beading Circle - Carmen Carriere, Delta

The Fabric of Life (Fragments of a Letter to You) - Michele Philp, Vancouver

The Happiest Baby - Rayya Liebich, Nelson

The Maytag Marvel - Roy Innes, Gabriola

The Saint of Ants - Dan MacIsaac, Victoria

Work and Play - Jane Byers, Nelson

Flash Fiction

Bad Morning - Corinne Lewandowski, Lower Sackville

Bitter Queens and Foundlings - Barbara Black, Victoria

Brush - Vivian Li, Vancouver

Eruptions - Myrl Coulter, Kelowna

Immigrant - Antoinette Bekker, Medicine Hat

June 2010, Ove Eriksson, single, 73 years - Barbara Black, Victoria

Knock on Wood - Doni Eve, Sooke

Lucky - Sonja Larsen, Vancouver

Soothe Her - Rick Devereux, Victoria

Summers with the Squeebs - Bill Engleson, Denman Island

Sundown - Amber Fenik, Ottawa

Teddy and His Lunch Ladies - Finnian Burnett, Princeton

The Bookshelf - Alline Cormier, Victoria

The Cult - Janaya Fuller Evans, Burnaby

The End - Ryley O'Byrne, Roberts Creek

The Felicitous Downfall of Saint Romhilde von Rothenburg - Barbara Black, Victoria

The Hudsons - Allie Lahn, Surrey

The Map of My Wanderings - Barbara Black, Victoria

The Weight of Dust - Barbara Black, Victoria

Word Upon Word - Vicki McLeod, Nanaimo


Abreast in Harmony - Anne Hopkinson, Victoria

ATTACHMENTS - Helga Parekh, Surrey

City Snail – Mandy Koolen, Surrey

Conjoined Samarae - Angelle McDougall, Port Coquitlam

Consider the Western Red Cedar – Susan McCaslin, Langley

Disease of the Arrivant - Maria Julieta Cordero, Vancouver

downsizing - Linda Crosfield, Castlegar

Fight - Angela Rebrec, Delta

Grief - Lynda Moore, Sooke

haida gwaii - Barbara Carter, White Rock

Harvest - Christine Smart, Salt Spring Island

Headline: Violence in the Schools Program - Anne Hopkinson, Victoria

I Have Only Ever Been of This Earth - Andrea Scott, Victoria

learning curves - Arielle Shakour, Drexel Hill

Mikveh - Lanika Yule, Burnaby

The cost of green - Angela Rebrec, Delta

The Forest Calls - Shelley Motz, Victoria

Thirst - Joanna Streetly, Tofino

Water Quality, Fork Lake - Cynthia Woodman Kerkham, Victoria

why kill this tree - Norma Kerby, Terrace

Short Fiction

A Wake - Jes Sugrue, Victoria

Agassiz - A Short Story - Eden Hoey, Vancouver

All Missing Parts Return – Keltie Zubko, Victoria

All of Us - KA Dewey, Port Alberni

An Ass Out of U and Me – Zilla Jones, Winnipeg

At the Top of the Ridge - Kathleen Crandall, Nanaimo

Eel Broth for Growing Children - Han Wei Luo, New York

Eyes on the Ball - Blake Swan, Victoria

Fat Girl Feeling Skinny – Demetria Piperias, Scarborough

Fear and Loathing in My Palm – Sam Smith, Vancouver

Gunpowder - Jonathan Brenneman, Victoria

In the Wind – Marie Loughin, Surrey

Life in the Grain - Doni Eve, Sooke

Mourners in a World on Fire - Kim Harbridge, Surrey

Nineteen Seventy-Five – Brian Douglas, Surrey

Not Your Fault - Zilla Jones, Winnipeg

Roses - Pamela Medland, Nanaimo

Sonder – Mackenzie Emberley, Minesing

The Beauty of Dandelions – Leslie Palleson, North Vancouver

The Colour of Fear - Douglas Reid, Abbotsford

Supported by the British Columbia Arts Council

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