Semi-finalists chosen

2010-09-29 00:00

AFTER many hours of reading, the judges have chosen this year’s semi-finalists in our True Stories of KwaZulu-Natal competition.

Open Category (1500 words, prize R10 000):

Kyle Steven Allan; Thandi Jeke; R. Xolani Zungu; Sue Freese; Darryl David; Leanne Williamson; Ken Farnsworth; Kellie Steinke; Pamela Boake; Gill Green; Robert de Neef; Robin Kirkpatrick; Patrick Makkink; Gillian Tredgold; D.E.B. Sclanders; Mduduzi Hlongwane; Adrienne Watson; Zac Graham; Fiona Jackson; Sandy Shaw; Keith Fey; Linda Nel; Donna Dalais; L. Julian; P. Rossouw.

Snapshot Category (800 words, prize R3000):

Robert Ian Caldwell; Darryl David; Malcolm Draper; Ken Farnsworth; Thalia Gane; T. Markandan; Joyce Pope; Sarah Forshaw; Margot Sennett Freedman; Tania Spencer; Mónica Villalobos; Kate Omega Wilkinson; Terry Lewis; Paul Hewat; L.C. Wissing; Mazwi Ngubane; Pamela Gilson.

These stories will now go through for another round of judging and the finalists’ names will be published next week (date to be announced).

All semi-finalists’ stories will be published in The Witness. Our congratulations to these writers.

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