This submission category is for authors who wish their submissions to be considered for publication in Decameron Annual as well as for the 2014 Decameron Fiction Prize.
Authors who prefer to submit in hard copy may mail their stories to Decameron, c/o Boston Poetry Union, 30 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02216. Please include an email address, phone number, or self-addressed and stamped postcard for our response.
Only submissions marked "for contest consideration", received between September 1, 2013 and August 31, 2014, and accompanied by the $7 entry fee will be be considered for the Decameron Fiction Prize. Checks sent by mail should be payable to "Boston Poetry Union." Authors wishing to submit their entry fee by credit card or PayPal are encouraged to use our Submittable page, but may also email email@example.com for payment instructions.
The winner of the 2014 Fiction Prize will receive an award of $300. The winner and runners-up will be announced in September 2014, and published in the print edition of Decameron Annual, Vol. 1, Number 2.
When submitting: Please specify whether you would like the editors to give you feedback on your submission, or if you prefer to be informed only of their decision.