Any writer may enter our contests, regardless of residence. All entries will receive comments from the judges. Authors retain all rights. The entry fee for all contests is $25, or $20 for Workshop members. The entry fee is payable online through PayPal, check, or money order. Scroll down for submission guidelines.
Awards for all contests: 1st Place: Your choice of a 2 night stay at our Mountain Muse B&B; or 3 free workshops (in person or online); or 50 pages (or 10 poems) line-edited and revised by our editorial staff. 2nd Place: Your choice of a 1 night stay at our B&B; 2 free workshops (in person or online); or 35 pages (or 8 poems) line-edited. 3rd Place: Your choice of 1 free workshop (in person or online); or 25 pages (or 5 poems) line-edited.
Up to 10 Honorable Mentions will be awarded.
Literary Fiction Contest Deadline (postmarked or emailed): Sep 30, 2019
Submit a short story or chapter of a novel of 5,000 words or less.
Pages should be paper clipped, with your name, address, phone number, and title of work on the first page. Double-space, and use 12 point font.
The entry fee is $25 per story, or $20 for Workshop members. Multiple entries are accepted. See below for submission instructions.