Names of the finalists from the 6th annual Saints and Sinners Short Fiction Contest have been released and their work will be published in an anthology by Bold Strokes Books. The book will be launched at the festival in New Orleans, March 27 – 29. In its 12th year, the annual festival will, for the first time, be part of the Tennessee Williams Literary Festival.

Read Kristyn Dunnion’s Wren’s Knell, the posthumous story of a closeted gay teen, struggling for acceptance in his rural hometown. Congratulations to the other finalists for their excellent work!

Can’t make it to New Orleans for the festival? Don’t fret, you can order your copy of the book online!

More info to follow; links for purchasing the book will soon be made available.

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Kristyn Dunnion is an author, arts mentor and mystic. A self-anointed Can Lit Doula, she births your stuck manuscript to its astounding next draft with skill and compassion.