We would like to extend our gratitude to all the talented writers who submitted their manuscripts for our 2020 Petrichor Prize for Finely Crafted Fiction. It was an inordinately difficult task but we managed to narrow the field down to the following longlist selections. Congratulations to our longlist authors!
Longlist for 2020 Petrichor Prize for Finely Crafted Fiction
Tonja Reynolds for Dogwood Rain
Xinmiao Liu for Plagiarized Loves
Pete Peterson for Leave the Night to God
Judith Turner-Yamamoto for Garden of the Dead
Mark Brazaitis for American Seasons
Amy Bernstein for The Potrero Complex
Stephen Policoff for The Dangerous Blues
Luke Rolfes for Sleep Lake
Martha Anne Toll for Three Muses
Cathy Arden for Touring the Nile
The winner of the 2020 Petrichor Prize will be announced on September 15, 2020.