1. Read the entries here: https://www.writingforums.org/threads/extended-september-2018-short-story-contest.159145/ 2. Vote. Authors, please do not vote for your own story. If you don't want to vote for another but still want to know the poll results, don't worry - they will be visible to all once voting closes. If you really can't wait then feel free to PM me and I'll tell you the current results. Voting will close at midnight (GMT) on 30 September. You can use whatever criteria you like to choose a winner. If you want some guidance, the criteria we used for the 10th anniversary contest was: Technical ability (spelling, grammar, etc) Entertainment Originality Use of the prompt Please don't read the replies to this thread until you have voted! They may contain spoilers.