First Place Winner of the 2023 Writes of Summer Short Story Challenge
Second Place Winner of the 2023 Writes of Summer Short Story Challenge
Third Place Winner of the 2023 Writes of Summer Short Story Challenge
June Prompt: Here, take this. We don't need it anymore.
May Prompt: An Unexpected Colour Palette
upper in the suburbs was mom’s idea. She always hoped for a house. I could decipher enough from my parents' arguments that money was an issue. This home was the best we could do.
April Prompt: How many Easter eggs can fit in one basket?
March Prompt: Are you feeling lucky?
February Prompt: love stories, love poems
although sometimes you couldn’t help it,
steeped in your own thoughts
barely aware of your surroundings,
the notes slipping out of your throat like a blessing or warm chocolate.
January Prompt: It seemed like a good idea at the time…
About Lucia Semenoff
I am fascinated by birds, butterflies, and ordinary fleeting moments that never fail to provide me with inspiration for creativity.
Writing poetry has anchored me during many different challenges throughout my life: immigration, parenting, grieving losses. It is liberating to surrender your voice to a poem.
December Prompt: Reindeer Games