As well as our three winners, we received many other great stories for the September competition. Congratulations to the authors of our Highly Commended stories:
Safe Hands, by Peter Johnson
The Buried Folly, by William Philpott
The Good Son, by Patricia Minson
Snowball, by Marilyn Summers
Patterns, by Valerie Quinlivan
Desperate to Push Button A, by Ruth Wylie
Our 31 December competition is now well underway. Remember we always like to hear from returning writers – and if you want to re-work a story that would be most welcome.