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2022 Launch Pad Prose Competition Top 100

By January 28, 2022No Comments

Listed below are the Top 100 manuscripts of the 2022 Launch Pad Prose Competition. These exceptional projects were selected from an amazing pool of candidates. Congratulations to the writers who have made it this far and thanks to all for submitting!

Stay tuned for the Top 50 announcement on February 11th here and on Twitter within the next few weeks! And if you’d like to receive a notification when this contest re-opens for entries, you can subscribe for updates via Coverfly here.

Here are the Top 100:

A Girl Called RedemptionSophie Neville
A Glimpse at the EclipseSusan Hahn
A Most Peculiar StakeoutJosh Taylor
After the Spirits ComeBeth Ford
ANNAAmanda ReCupido
Art of the KillJoe Cooke
Be Careful What You Wish For seriesCara Highsmith
Big Fat F@!K UpLawrence Allan Pontius 
Black SnowmanConrad Walters
BUZZWORTHYNicole & Mike Comforto
Clouds ClearingDave Clair
CrossTownLoren Cooper
Darkness ShinesKirsten Boswell
Don’t Shoot The Piano PlayerKevin Engelking
Duck Roast on the 38th ParallelAlicia Yang
Emma & The Gobbling BanditsTeigan Isobel
Erasedcatherine Boyd
Far RockawayKim Kolarich
Flood MoneyAdam McCulloch
Footprints in Water – a short storyTwist Phelan
GaryJeremiah Murphy
Ghost DickMH Handleman
Gone To GroundMorgan Hatch
HeartbeatSamuel Finn
Hell Slowly CreepsRaquel Levitt
Home FrontC. D. ‘Pete’ Peterson
How Bad Will Clea Get?Carol Lazare
How to Steal a HominidJames Cusick
I Wish Kevin Was A Bag Of SandBobby Miller
Immortal AlchemyPamela Danforth Yaco
Inside OutLisa Renee Jones
Just a Girl in the WhirlAnnie Wood
Landlocked Sushi in the Dead Camel Mountainsharris kauffman
Larceny In My Soul – Life of a Playboy BunnyJan Marlyn Reesman
Life After DeathRick Miners
Marble BirdsLarry Hendricks
Meet JackCatherine Keane
Miss FortuneJuan Villegas
Miss Minnie’s Boarding HouseBonnie Ilyse Tunick
Nepali for ‘Duct Tape’Stephanie Bousley
Night ShiftMike Waterston
NothingGold.ExeBrian del Rio
Number 14Allen Blackwell
Of Pumpers and BathersTanya Klein
Open SorceryRob Sheely
Patriot DayDana Dillon
PIGJessica Wood
Project WildMichael Schwartz
Red HotJoshua Scicluna
Rescue BotThomas Thonson
RISE – Valley of the DollsM.D. Waters
San CamilioKatie Antonsson
Scurry BackAaron Brock Dehn
Seoul FoodSarai Koo
SHOESAndrew Phillips
Shut-EyeKevin O’Hare
SistersAzenath Adede
Six Sage SocietyAllison Hong Merrill
Some of My Best Patients Were AnimalsK.C. Nayfield
StelaRobert C. Frink
Talking ManJohn Broadhead
TerraformingRobert OMalley
The Cop Killer of Tade CountyMosby Barley
The First After Jasmeen Siddiqui
The Freek Of LeesvilleDavid Vienna
The Giant of IllinoisAdam Sleper
The Hidden CountryStuart Hardy
The House on Desco DriveKay Smith-Blum
The Last HistorianTanya Klein
The Lies My Immigrant Parents Told MeCarolina Caro
The Lies of LoveKelly Pierce
The Mad Queen and Lavender FarmMichael Kramer
The Man Who Got Out of JapanSophie Neville
The Moon Is BrokenPaula Conner
THE OTHER ONEChrysler Szarlan
The Paris ConnectionLorraine Brown
The Rocket ScientistArthur Geis
The Royal CoronerMatthew Morde
The Summer GirlKatherine Hill Brown
The Swamp RexCody Pearce
The Talkers are Talking – Book 1Janna Grace
The WalkAlianna Jaqua
The WatcherNoah Pohl
The WrongdoersBecca Mann
These WoodsAllison Mick
They Used to Call Me ChaplinGraham Kirkham
Thoughtless Atoms (working title)Jesse Kendall
TUESDAY AFTERNOON/WEDNESDAY MORNINGDeborah Riley
Tuscan ShadowsA.J. Hamer
Unacceptable Risk: A Memoir of Marriage and Tainted Blood   Kathy MacKay
Uncontrolled DetonationsMary-Denise Tabar
UndertowNoah Pohl
Vancouver SkiesMarie Arsenault
Viewer Discretion Is AdvisedBenjamin Gleisser
We Arrive UninvitedJen Knox
We Rest In The DarkJoshua Rodgers
When I Grow Up I Want To Be a No OneCelia Rettenmaier
Wrestling DemonsThomas Thonson
ZACK CRESSID IS INVISIBLE!David Lesser
ZaraMelvin Sterne

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