Million Writers Award voting update

With a week and a half until voting ends for this year's Million Writers Award, we have a four way horse-race. The leading stories are:

In my six years of running this award, I have never seen such a narrow margin among the leading contenders. Remember, voting closes at 11:59 p.m. on June 17, so go read the stories and cast your vote--but only one vote, because duplicate votes will be removed!

Thanks to the generosity of numerous donors, this year's award features the following monetary prizes:

  • Overall winner: $500
  • Runner-up: $200
  • Honorable mention (third place): $100