Friday, 7 March 2014

Momaya Press’s Short Story Competition - Deadline 30 April 2014

Momaya Press’s Short Story Competition is open to writers of any nationality writing in English and offers the opportunity for winners to be published in the
Momaya Annual Review 2014.

The Prizes:
First Prize: $200 (£110) and one copy of the Momaya Press Annual Review 2012
Second Prize: $100 (£55) and one copy of the Momaya Press Annual Review 2012
Third Prize: $50 (£30) and one copy of the Momaya Press Annual Review 2012

In addition, 7 honourable mentions will be chosen for publication, as well as any stories which placed in our top 30 and fit our chosen theme for the year. All winners will be published in the Momaya Annual Review 2014.

Rules of Entry:
Entries may be up to 3,000 words long
Any subject or style is welcome
The competition is open to writers from all countries, but entries must be written in English
We expect entries to have been checked for proper spelling and grammar.

The Theme:
The 2014 theme is “Captivity”. While entries for the short story competition may be on any topic, the review gets its cohesion from stories and artwork focusing on our central theme, interspersed among the contest winners’ stories.


How to Submit:
Your short story must be submitted via email and payment must be completed.
Every short story must be accompanied by an entry fee of £8 via Paypal. Payment by cheque in British Pounds may be sent via mail to our UK mailing address, listed on the “About Momaya” page.
You may submit more than one short story
You may submit stories that have been published before, as long as you retain the copyright.

Details can be found here.

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