paper djinn - awards & nominations

Paper Djinn Press nominates its authors for the Pushcart Prize and the Best of the Net Anthology, in addition to offering ‘Author of the Month‘ and ‘Story of the Month‘ awards for stories published on Djinn World. We also hold regular story-writing contests with a variety of prizes and honours on offer.

pushcart prize nominees - 2020

Kelly Matsuura – ‘Every Desert is Different‘ | Published on Djinn World – 12th August, 2020

Dale Parnell – ‘In Silence’ | Scheduled for Publication in Paper Djinn Bards: Lyric – December, 2020

K.B. Elijah – ‘Go Fourth’ | Scheduled for Publication in Paper Djinn Bards: Lyric – December, 2020

Mehreen Ahmed – ‘Ylem‘ | Published on Djinn World – 23rd September, 2020

Joel R. Hunt – ‘Last of the Stone Walkers’ | Scheduled for Publication in Civilization: Djinn – December, 2020

Ximena Escobar – ‘The Shine of a Sinful Heart‘ | Published on Djinn World – 01st July, 2020

flash fiction contest # 01

First-Place:The Lonely and the Lost‘ by K.B. Elijah

Second-Place:We Weren’t Always Strangers‘ by Kelly Matsuura

Third-Place:The Last Si’lat‘ by Alanna Robertson-Webb

halloween tricks - 2020

Peggy Gerber – ‘Halloween Horror House‘ | Published on Djinn World – 31st October, 2020

author of the month

July 2020 – Ximena Escobar

August 2020 – Jim Bates

September 2020 – Joshua D. Taylor

October 2020 – Julie Eger

story of the month

July 2020: Ximena Escobar – ‘The Shine of a Sinful Heart‘ | Published on Djinn World – 01st July, 2020

August 2020: Sandra Nguyen – ‘Saving Grace‘ | Published on Djinn World – 20th August, 2020

September 2020: Julie Eger [Writing as A.J. Lawdring] – ‘Little Boy in the Street‘ | Published on Djinn World – 09th September, 2020

October 2020: David Green – ‘From Above‘ | Published on Djinn World – 31st October, 2020