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heat 17

 

GENRE - Sci-Fi

SUBJECT - A Diner

 

1st Place **FINALIST** 'Clock Radio' by ruston head   SYNOPSIS - An aging scientist struggles to accept the dehumanizing world that he has helped create.  Ultimately, he realizes his fate through the powers of his own inventions. (Heat 17)

 

2nd Place  'The Shifting Sand' by Michael Billips   SYNOPSIS - A nomad passing through a town is forced to choose a side in a fight between town’s mine op-erators and the town’s mine workers. After attacking the corrupt mine owners’ transport convoy, the ragtag group of rebels moves in to finish off the survivors. (Heat 17)

 

3rd Place  'Dreams of Dissention' by Hillary Vipond   SYNOPSIS - In the future people can experience the lives of others through programmed neuropathic ¨dreams¨. This has led to extreme apathy and alienation among those rich enough to afford to live their lives in this manner, and the story is about a man deconstructing ¨dreaming¨ itself.    (Heat 17)

 

4th Place  'Under the Starlight Diner' by Ryan Norris   SYNOPSIS - In the near future, a global deadly virus causes mass rioting and destruction.  Now, a young couple holed-up under a diner must survive the grotesque results of a botched vaccine and give birth to their child. (Heat 17)

 

5th Place  'Stuck' by Stefanie Good   SYNOPSIS - An unexpected trip to a diner allows a young woman to travel back in time to face her past and realize the consequences of her actions. (Heat 17)

 

 

HEAT

LAST NAME

FIRST NAME

CITY

STATE / PROVINCE

COUNTRY

17

Berkowitz

Leah

Brooklyn

NY

USA

17

Billips

Michael

Columbus

OH

USA

17

Blackburn

Brady

Arvada

CO

USA

17

Boccuzzi

Jeralyn

Storrs Mansfield

CT

USA

17

Bovee

Andrea

Huntington Station

NY

USA

17

Duncan

Eric

Lansing

IL

USA

17

Foster

Codey

Norwalk

CT

USA

17

Goerger

Tom

Minneapolis

MN

USA

17

Good

Stefanie

Wakefield

MA

USA

17

Gurevitch

Justin

Newton

MA

USA

17

head

ruston

baton rouge

la

USA

17

kovacs

ilona

New York

NY

USA

17

McNaule

Kristen

Ottawa

Ontario

Canada

17

Norris

Ryan

Chicago

IL

USA

17

Pavlov

Amy

Smiths Creek

MI

USA

17

Sienko

Andrzej

Brooklyn

NY

USA

17

Vipond

Hillary

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

17

Williams

Jamie

Columbus

Georgia

USA

17

Zealey

Michael

Harrow

London

UK

 

 

     
   

 

 

 

 

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