2014 Shortlist of Momaya Press Finalists is Announced

The 2014 Shortlist is here! 

Congratulations authors, this year’s submissions made for really stellar reading. We received hundreds of stories and they were all fantastic. Thank you, and best of luck to the finalists!

Bruce Harris, Devil’s Evening
Cherry Potts, Knitting for Demons
Chris Barnham, Shooters
Condell Rustichelli – Another Five Minutes
Dijneva Reneau-Tuzzolino, Making, Tearing, Mending
Elizabeth Roby Stanton, Mauritius, Tangerine and Onion
Gabriel Culver, Captive in the This Chair
Ruth Geldard, The Ghost Cow
Jane Ryan, The Changing Room
Jennifer Lean, Lost and Found
John Holland, The Night Ape – a True Story
Tamara Walker, Home Stocks
Jonathan Green, The Inner Circle
Justine Knight, Dying Darkness
Katie Lewis, Both Ways I Am Caught
Laura Denning, Amongst Species
Leslie Carlin, Falls
Gemma Howell, Bus Girls
Kevlin Henney, Three Billion Heartbeats, Give or TAke
Lisa Rehfuss, He’s Coming for Me
Maggie Veness, Cicada
Marie Parkins, I Wish
Mark Farrington, Motherlove
Matt Barnard, Dog Days
Mia Funk, What is Love?
Kirsten Marsh, Falling Trees
Joyce Gan, Good Intentions
Pat Black, The Voracious Reader
Paul Johnson, The Herbalist 
Sal Page, The Lobster Pot
Sandy Norris, Walk On…
Siamak Vossoughi, The Theory
Sinead Nolan, The East is Red
Susan Augenbraun, A Message in the Veins of a Blade of Prairie Grass
Uschi Gatward, The Bird
Veena Patwardhan, Someone Else’s House
Zoe Meager, Starting Again

About the author


Maya Cointreau received a degree in Russian Literature from Smith College in 1996 and has over 18 years of experience in publishing and graphic arts. She has written and published eight fiction and non-fiction books, and was managing editor of DCC Magazine, a magazine with a circulation of more than 60,000 readers. She works as an artist and author from her studio in Connecticut. Her writing can be found at http://www.mayacointreau.com.