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Online Literary Contest Submissions


To submit your entry online, follow the instructions below. Be sure to read and follow the guidelines provided on the contest form. Failure to follow the guidelines exactly will disqualify your entry.

1.    Follow the submission guidelines on the contest form for your category. Be sure to read the entire submission guidelines and follow them exactly as entry requirements vary by category. Requirements such as margins, font size and type will be verified.  Failure to comply with these requirements will disqualify your entry.

Contest Rules


Category Guidelines


2.    Register for the online contest using the appropriate category button below and pay the contest entry fee. 

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3.  Send your submission to: with the category number, category name, and title of your piece In the subject line. Each entry must be sent with a different email.

As an example, if you are entering a piece in the Romance/Women’s Fiction category titled Romeo & Juliet, the subject line would read: "Category 3 Romance/Women's Fiction Romeo and Juliet."

4.   Make sure to attach your entry as a .doc or .docx attachment ONLY, please don't embed in the document:

If you enter additional categories, each one will need to be entered separately using the appropriate category button, as well as a separate email.

You may submit up until MIDNIGHT on Friday, March 1st, 2020.

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