Deadline: November 30, 2023
Entry fee: $34
About the competition
The McNally Robinson Booksellers & Prairie Fire annual writing contests are on NOW! By entering our contests you have a chance to win:
- Cash prize
- An invitation to THIN AIR either in-person or virtually (produced by the Winnipeg International Writers Festival, subject to festival funding)
- Publication in Prairie Fire‘s summer issue
With your contest submission you’ll receive a one-year subscription to Prairie Fire, so if would like to start reading Prairie Fire as soon as possible, you can send in your entry today!
- Entry fee: $34. This entitles you to a one-year (4 issues) subscription to Prairie Fire magazine. If you are emailing your submission, please send to [email protected] and pay via PayPal or by phoning in a credit card immediately before or after submitting your entry.
- One fiction entry consists of one story, maximum 5,000 words.
- One poetry entry consists of up to three poems, maximum length of your poetry submission should not exceed 150 lines, regardless of whether you are sending 1, 2 or 3 poems.
- One creative non-fiction entry consists of one piece, maximum 5,000 words.
- Submitting Fiction or Creative Non-Fiction? Please state which category you are entering.
- Deadline for all contest entries: November 30, 2023 (postmarked by, if mailed).
- Read the whole guideline and submit an entry here.