Announcing: The Traveler Winners!

Please join us in congratulating this year’s Traveler winners. We received many, many strong submissions, but after much deliberation, the following pieces and writers were selected:


  • First Place: “Leela” by Maneesha Lele
  • Second Place: “Stray Dogs and Leftover Bagels” by Dexter Ferrie
  • Third Place: “Immersion” by Maneesha Lele


  • First Place: “Civility’s End” by Charles Hisey
  • Second Place: “Grandfather’s Gift” by Charles Hisey
  • Third Place: “Obsession: Always Climbing” by Karina Pineda
  • Honorable Mention: “Learning the Ways of the South” by Roderick McIver
  • Honorable Mention: “Flora” by Taylor Robinson


  • First Place: “Fag Country” by Jamie Heath
  • Second Place: “Victims of the Time” by Tina Daquilante
  • Third Place: “Suicidal Reasoning” by Charles Hisey


  • First Place: “One Shining Moment” by Eric Bond

Flash Fiction

  • First Place: “Ghosts of John” by Daisy Cannon
  • Second Place: “A Pair of Galoshes” by Roderick McIver

To everyone who submitted to The Traveler: Thank you for letting us read your work. We hope you return next year and continue to make these decisions so difficult! To our student staff and our faculty judges: Thank you for your time and your commitment to writing here at GCC.

Stay tuned for more news about The Traveler as production commences!



One thought on “Announcing: The Traveler Winners!

  1. cyn2069717 February 8, 2016 / 5:49 pm

    Congratulations to all. I look forward to reading your work for entertainment and inspiration. Again, Congratulations!

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