Top-25 Winners and Finalists
Douglas Milliken for "Blue of the World"
Scott Gloden for "What Is Louder"
MK Hall for "Fortune & Riot"
And the finalists, listed in alphabetical order:
Henry Alley for "Maggie's Farm"
Ian Bassingthwaighte for "The Prinkipo Palace"
Leslie Bohem for "Monkeys in the Trees"
Allison Dalton for "Here Is What I Know: I Know Very Little"
Amina Gautier for "The Loss of All Lost Things"
Aaron Geer for "I See a Bright White Beautiful Heaven Hanging Over Me"
Joshua Graber for "Freeman Göttschall Experiences One or Two More or Less Improbable Events"
Matthew Iribarne for "With the Lights Out"
Jonathan Kooker for "The First Superstition"
Jessica Langan-Peck for "Sarah Is Pining"
Goldberry Long for "How Oscar Lucero Lost His Faith When He Was Just a Boy"
Dan Malakoff for "Out From Here"
Rebecca McKanna for "A Chain of Tiny Disasters"
Mary Morrissy for "Sick, Dying, Dead and Buried"
Melissa Ostrom for "Secrets from the Underworld"
Mark Prins for "Leeland"
Cynthia Romanowski for "Santa Ana"
Nana Twumasi for "A Chain of Lakes"
Shubha Venugopal for "Playing at Father"
Amelie Walmsley for "An Aptitude for Bird"
Weike Wang for "Susquehanna"
Brad Watson for "There Is Happiness"
Theodora Ziolkowski for "The Drowned Mermaid"