Archive for March 25th, 2009

Winter Story Contest: Narrative Magazine

25 March 2009


The contest is open to short shorts, short stories, essays, memoirs, all forms of literary nonfiction, and excerpts from longer works of both fiction and nonfiction.

$3,000 First Prize
$1,500 Second Prize
$750 Third Prize
Ten finalists receive $100 each.

All entries will be considered for publication.

Redbook and Adams Media Silver Lining Contest

25 March 2009

Current times got you down? Who couldn’t use a Cup of Comfort to make it through?

Share what you do when the going gets rough and inspire others. Enter to win $1,000 for your Silver LiningStory – brought to you by REDBOOK and Adams Media

To enter the Silver Linings Contest, write a 1,000- to 2,000-word personal essay about finding comfort in today’s tough times. By entering the contest, you represent and warrant that you are the sole and original author of your entry and that your entry does not infringe upon the copyrights or other proprietary rights of any third party. All submissions must be made though the website by May 15. Submissions are not accepted by mail, fax, or any other delivery method. For the complete rules, visit