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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.

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

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3.    Email your submission to: with “PNWA 2019 Lit Contest. In the subject line, include the category number and the title of your entry. 

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: Romeo & Juliet.

4.    In the body of the email, include the following as an attachment:

  • Your contest entry

If for some reason you decide to sign up for additional categories after you've already registered, the system will not let you submit another entry.  To get around that  include your credit card information on the entry form and we will charge your card.  

You may submit up until MIDNIGHT on Friday, March 29, 2019.

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