Chris Whyland

The Exit Guide

Chris Whyland’s short story, “The Exit Guide,” won 3rd Place in the 2021 Dillydoun International Fiction Prize. You may access the full story as a PDF by clicking here, or by clicking on the cover below. If you wish to purchase the print anthology, you may do so on Amazon (Buy Now) or check with your favorite bookseller.

Chris Whyland is a self-employed attorney who was born and raised in Syracuse, New York.  He did his undergraduate studies in Criminal Justice at the University at Albany and his post-graduate work at Syracuse University (JD/MBA).  He is also an Associate Producer of the upcoming new musical Because of Winn Dixie.  This is his first attempt at fiction and his writing interest centers on exploring contemporary interpersonal dynamics. Contact:

To find out more about the current Dillydoun Prizeclick here.