Contest 41 is underway with a final deadline of January 31, 2016
$1,000 Award plus publication for each category - $4,000 total awards
Fiction, Nonfiction, Short-Short Fiction, Poetry
Payment is $20 per submission and includes your free copy of the anthology!
Pay by credit card, debit card, or echeck with PayPal (following Upload).
We accept the following formats: Microsoft Word (.doc), Adobe Acrobat (.pdf), Rich Text Format (.rtf), and Plain Text (.txt). Please note that the Word format (.docx) is not accepted at this time, so if using Word, please save your file in the (.doc) format, also called Word 97-2003 Document under “Save As” options.
Submit below (Additional Guidelines or Snail Mail Instructions)
No restrictions as to style or subject matter.
Multiple and simultaneous submissions are welcome.
Fiction pieces must be 6,000 words or less.
Nonfiction(all types welcome) pieces must be 6,000 words or less.
Short-Short Fiction must be 1,000 words or less.
Each Poetry entry may include three poems, up to five pages total. Poetry Honorable Mentions will be published.
Paypal provides contact information with each entry, so cover letters are not necessary. If you wish to include a cover letter, please include it on a separate page in your file. The NMW screening process is blind, so please be sure that no identifying information is displayed anywhere else in the file.
Entrant retains copyright of his/her Entry.
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