One Week Left to Enter: 2014 Raymond Carver Short Story Contest


If you haven’t yet entered the 2014 Raymond Carver Short Story Contest, featuring guest judge AIMEE BENDER, there’s only a week left to do so!

This is the 15th anniversary of the contest and to celebrate we’re offering our biggest grand prize yet: $1500.

This is your chance to be published in our fall 2014 issue and win one of five prizes:

$1500 – first place
$500 – second place
$250 – third place
$125 – Editor’s Choice (2)

Plus all winners will be read and considered for representation by three literary agencies: Rees Literary Agency, Folio Lit Management, and Sobel Weber Associates, Inc..

Entry fee is $17 online / $15 mailed. The contest closes Wednesday, May 15 at 11:59PM CST (also a postmark deadline). Winners will be announced August 1st.

If you’ve already submitted, thanks! We hope you’ll share the word and send this email to a friend.


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