Posts made in March, 2008

FenCon Short Story Contest

Deadline July 20, 2008. Winners will be announced during FenCon V in October. http://www.fencon.org/story.html The first place winner will be awarded $50, a certificate, a FenCon 2009 membership, and their winning short story will be printed in the FenCon V program book. The first two runners-up will each be awarded $25, a certificate, a FenCon 2009 membership, and their stories may be printed (space permitting) in the FenCon V program book. All submissions will be 5000 words or less, and the subject must be science fiction or fantasy. Submissions must be sent to: FenCon Short Story Contest PO Box 701448 Dallas, TX 75370-1448 The first entry is free for members of FenCon and the Dallas Future Society and just $10 for...

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FINISHING LINE PRESS PRIZE IN POETRY OPEN CHAPBOOK COMPETITION

A prize of $1,000 and publication will be awarded by Finishing Line Press for a chapbook-length poetry collection. Open to all. All entries will be considered for publication. The top-ten finalists will be offered publication. Submit up to 26 pages of poetry, PLUS bio, acknowledgments, SASE and cover letter with a $15 entry fee by Deadline: June 30, 2008 (POSTMARK). Thomas Brush will final judge. Open Chapbook Competition Finishing Line Press P.O. Box 1626 Georgetown, KY...

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The Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest

The Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest is open to anyone who loves to arrange words into the beautiful literary art of poetry or to write a short story that is worth telling everyone! And to all who have the ability to dream. Write a poem or short story for a chance to win cash prizes. All works must be original. www.dreamquestone.com Guidelines: Write a poem, thirty lines or fewer on any subject, style, or form, typed or neatly hand printed. And/or write a short story, five pages maximum length, on any subject or theme, creative writing fiction or non-fiction (including essay compositions, diary, journal entries and screenwriting). Also, must be typed or neatly hand printed. Multiple poetry and short story entries are accepted. Deadline: July 31, 2008 All winners will be announced on August 31, 2008 Prizes: Writing Contest First Prize is $500. Second Prize: $250. Third Prize: $100. Poetry Contest First Prize is $250. Second Prize: $125. Third Prize: $50. Entry fees: Writing Contest entry fee: $10 per short story submitted. Poetry Contest entry fee: $5 per poem. To send entries: Include title(s) with your story (ies) or poem(s), along with your name, address, phone#, email, brief biographical info. (Tell us a little about yourself), on the coversheet. Add a self-addressed stamped envelope for entry confirmation. Mail entries/fees payable to: “Dreamquestone.Com” Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest P.O. Box 3141 Chicago, IL 60654 Visit www.dreamquestone.com for further details or to...

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