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2016 Mormon Lit Blitz Finalists and Schedule

The Finalists

The Fifth Annual Mormon Lit Blitz will run from May 23rd to June 4th. We posted the longlist last week, and now we’ve narrowed the entries to the final twelve pieces which we will publish.

The finalists, listed by publication date:

May 23rd: “Foolish and Wise” by Lisa Barker

May 24th: “Fresh Courage Take” by Bradeigh Godfrey

May 25th: “Leaving Egypt” by Tyler Chadwick

May 26th: “Ghost” by Merrijane Rice

May 27th: “Requiem for Those People Who Lived Briefly in Your Ward” by Rose Green

May 28th: “The Gift of Tongues“ by Annaliese Lemmon

May 30th: “Branch 9 ¾” by Kaki Olsen

May 31st: “Golden Contact” by Lee Allred

June 1st: “The Back Row” by Kelli Swofford Nielsen

June 2nd: “Rumors of Wars” by Zachary Lunn

June 3rd: “Last Tuesday” by William Morris

June 4th: “From the East” by Merrijane Rice Thank you to all who submitted to this year’s contest. Please join us on this page to follow the finalists. Voting will open on June 6th and close on June 11th. The winner of the contest will be announced on June 13th.

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