The LAURA Short Fiction Awards,
named in honor of Laura Ingalls Wilder,
are sponsored by Women Writing the West (WWW) and open to its members. WWW is proud to publish the winners in the LAURA Journal.

Women Writing the West is a nonprofit organization of writers and other professionals writing and promoting the Women's West. Membership is open to all interested persons worldwide.


Table of Contents

First Place
Nugget by Bonnie Hobbs

Second Place
The Family Snake Oil by Jerrie Hurd

Third Place
The Telegraph Tree by Linda Broday

Honorable Mention
Murder as Rose by Andrea Poniers

Honorable Mention
On the Fringes by Randi Samuelson-Brown

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2014-2015 LAURA Committee

Anne Schroeder
WWW President

Doris Baker
WWW President Elect

Cynthia Becker
WWW Past President

Women Writing the West Thanks
C. K. Crigger
2014 Final Judge

LAURA Journal 2014