March - Gulf Coast Magazine Online: Flash Fiction - Oh, The Pretty Boys https://gulfcoastmag.org/online/winter/spring-2019/oh-the-pretty-boys/
March/April - Winner of the Cuirt Literary festival New Writing Prize: Palliation https://www.cuirt.ie/
Cuirt Literary Festival, Galway, Ireland: April 10th Reading at the Town Hall Theatre of winning story Palliation during the Over the Edge Showcase https://twitter.com/OverTheEdgeOpen
Winter - Long listed in Reflex Fiction (Upcoming Anthology) and long listed in InkTears (Short Story), Flash500 (Flash Fiction), Fish Publishing (Short Story).
April - Reflex Fiction Spring Flash Fiction long list.
Short list Flash500 (Short Story) - short story Hippo Man won second prize
Commonwealth Writers Short Story Prize: Long listed
TSS Flash Fiction prize (first quarter): Long listed with two flash fictions and The Kraken won second prize
Flash500 flash fiction competition: two flash fictions long listed.
Into the Void literary Magazine: Issue 12 Published in print and online Athene Cunicularia https://intothevoidmagazine.com/current-issue/
June - Bath Flash Fiction shortlist.
Upcoming anthology 2018 Bath Flash Fiction Award.
July - Dover, flash fiction, published by @fishpublishing in Fish Anthology 2018 (paywall) http://www.fishpublishing.com/fish-books/
July - The Desert Road is Prone to Erosion, short story, published by @HeadlandJournal in Headland, Issue 13 (paywall), https://www.amazon.com/Headland-Issue-1-Laura-McNeur-ebook/dp/B00SF35BRQ/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1438282889&sr=1-1&keywords=headland
July 6, Anywhere But Here, flash fiction, published by @FictiveDream https://fictivedream.com/2018/07/06/anywhere-but-here/
June 16, Running Out, flash fiction, published by Flash Flood Journal http://flashfloodjournal.blogspot.com/2018/06/running-out-by-shannon-savas.html
May 30, flash fiction, Rita Used to Know How to Dance, published by @reflexfiction https://www.reflexfiction.com/rita-used-to-know-how-to-dance-flash-fiction-by-shannon-savvas/
May 18, Inheritance of Heart, short story, published by @MoreStorgy https://storgy.com/2018/05/18/fiction-inheritance-of-heart-by-shannon-savvas/
February, Pedometry, flash fiction, published by @InkTears https://static1.squarespace.com/static/55e389e2e4b0fd055b7905dd/t/5a791bc108522976eabf847a/1517886402562/InkTears103+Flash+Winners+2+-+2017.pdf
February 6, The House of Pink, short story, published by @CabinetOfHeed in The Cabinet of Heed, Issue Four https://cabinetofheed.wordpress.com/2018/02/01/the-house-of-pink-shannon-savvas/
December 31, Jimmy Choo Shoes, flash fiction, selected First Place, published by @reflexfiction in Barely Casting a Shadow – Reflex Fiction Volume One (paywall) https://www.reflexfiction.com/barely-casting-a-shadow-reflex-fiction-volume-one/
September, Agnus Dei, flash fiction, “Highly commended” published by the New Zealand Society of Authors in Horizons 3, Poems and Short Stories (paywall) http://www.topwriters.co.nz/publications.html
December, Arthur Mee’s Children’s Encyclopaedia, flash fiction, published by Ad Hoc Fiction in the lobsters run free, Bath Flash Fiction Volume Two (paywall) https://bathflashfictionaward.com/2017/12/the-lobsters-run-free-bath-flash-fiction-volume-two/
January, Into the Looking Glass, short story, published by Brown Dog Books in Bath Short Story Award Anthology 2017 (paywall) https://www.bathshortstoryaward.org/anthologies-2013-and-2014/
January, The Loneliness of the Long-distance Woman, short story, published by headland.org.nz/ in Headland, Issue 1 (paywall), https://www.amazon.com/Headland-Issue-1-Laura-McNeur-ebook/dp/B00SF35BRQ/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1438282889&sr=1-1&keywords=headland