Deadline: December 31, 2022 Entry fee: $25 About the competition  The Michigan Quarterly Review has established this prize for fiction in honor of Helen Zell Writers’ Program alumna Jesmyn Ward and her significant contributions to the literary arts. One short story submitted for this prize will be awarded $2,000 and publication in MQR.More

Deadline: November 30, 2022 Entry fee: £14 About the competition Sudden Fiction could be defined as bits and pieces. Short, sharp, affecting stories, longer than Flash Fiction. The Han Chinese call this form: Zhang yan, literally ‘Smoke-long’, because the reading is over in the time it takes to smoke aMore

TWFest Fiction Contest 2022

Deadline: October 15, 2022 Entry fee: $25 About the competition A submission is one original short story, written in English, up to 7,000 words. This contest is open only to writers who have not yet published a book of fiction. Published books include self-published books with ISBN numbers. Those whoMore