A few days ago, judge Samrat Upadhyay sent us the shortlist for the third edition of La.Lit’s short story competition, Writing Nepal. So here it is, in no particular order except the alphabetical, the 6 shortlisted entries!
Abhishek Parajuli – Thakur Dai
Byanjana Thapa – To Drown
Dipesh Risal – The Almost Enlightenment of Prince Trailokya
Sarahana Shrestha – The Ghosts of Meena Agrawal
Shristi Upreti – Brown Bird
Sujana Upadhyay – Heart of Gold
Congratulations to the shortlisters! We’ll be contacting you individually. And thanks to all the rest of you who took the trouble to submit – we were overwhelmed by your creativity and passion.
We hope to see many of you at our award ceremony on 6th Oct at 2:00 pm in the Yellow House, Sanepa, Lalitpur. The winners will be announced by Samrat Upadhyay and will be followed by a short reading. More details on the event can be found here.