Archive for January 31st, 2012

EVENT Magazine’s Annual Non-Fiction Contest 2012

31 January 2012

EVENT Magazine’s Annual Non-Fiction Contest now open for entries!

EVENT, a literary journal showcasing fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, reviews and notes on writing by new and established writers from Canada and around the world, is currently in its fourth decade of publication. EVENT is one of Canada’s most prestigious literary journals, and a strong supporter of literary non-fiction. Stories first published in EVENT have won numerous National and Western Magazine Awards, and have been featured in The Journey Prize, Pushcart Prize and Best Canadian Stories anthologies.

 EVENT Magazine’s Annual Non-Fiction Contest

Writers are invited to submit manuscripts exploring the creative non-fiction form.

Deadline: April 15 (postmarked)

Entry Fee: $34.95 (includes 1 year of EVENT)

Multiple entries are allowed, however each entry must be accompanied by a separate feel. No simultaneous submissions.

Maximum entry length is 5000 words, typed, double-spaced.
Prizes:  $1500 in prize monies available, plus publication!
This year’s judge is Zsuzsi Gartner

VISIT our online contest page (http://www.douglas.bc.ca/visitors/event-magazine/contestdetails.html) for complete contest guidelines

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Everything A Miracle Poetry/Writing Contests

31 January 2012

EVERYTHING A MIRACLE POETRY CONTEST is open to anyone who can tell about a true miracle in the form of a poem. A miracle is an extraordinary experience. You may also create from specific knowledge or a perspective which allows the “ordinary” to be seen as extraordinary. Multiple entries are accepted. Postmark Deadlines (semi-annual): June 30th and December 31st each year.
Prizes: First Prize is $350; Second: $100; Third: $50. Entry fee: $6 per poem. Winners will be published on our website and included in the book publishing project. Visit www.everythingamiracle.com for submission details.

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EVERYTHING A MIRACLE NONFICTION SHORT STORY CONTEST is open to anyone who can tell about a true miracle in the form of a short story. A miracle is an extraordinary experience. You may also create from specific knowledge or a perspective which allows the “ordinary” to be seen as extraordinary. Multiple entries are accepted. Postmark Deadlines (semi-annual): June 30th and December 31st each year.
Prizes: First Prize is $700; Second: $200; Third: $100. Entry fee: $12 per story. Winners will be published on our website and included in the book publishing project. Visit www.everythingamirale.com for submission details.