- Entries are accepted from writers who are over 18 years of age.
- Entries are welcome from only unpublished writers.
- Ensure you are not submitting a copy and paste story. In short, don’t steal someone else’s work and submit as if it were yours.
- Submitted stories must be written in exactly 25 words.
- Please, submit works written in English — one or two foreign words could be incorporated, that’s fine.
- Submit only one story for the competition.
- Enter the competition by filling this online form
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The CookOut Literary Journal $1000 Poetry Prize 2021LiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
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Foley Poetry Contest 2021LiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
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The Golden Ox Flash/Micro ContestLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
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Winners of O. Henry Prize Stories 2017 AnnouncedLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
The winners of O. Henry Prize Stories 2017 have been announced. The winning list comprises twenty stories from both...
Words Without Borders 2021 Poems in Translation ContestLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
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The Writing Pittsburgh Book PrizeLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
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The Boston Review Annual Poetry Contest (2021)LiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
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New Beginnings Short Story ProjectLiteraVault, , Writing contests, 0
Name: New BeginningsWord count: 2500 wordsEntry fee: $17Price: 1st- $5000, 2nd- $1900, 3rd- $950Closing date: January 15, 2019. New...