Creative writing prize: Owl Canyon Press Short Story Hackathon #3

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Win a $3,000 first prize in the free-entry competition for 50-paragraph short stories

 

Win a $3,000 first prize in the free-entry competition for 50-paragraph short stories

The contest provides paragraph 1 and paragraph 20 and competition entrants must craft the rest.

Writers anywhere in the world may enter. There is a first prize of $3,000, a second of $2,000 and a third of $1,000. The winning stories and 24 finalists will be published in an anthology. The top three winners will be invited to give a reading at Inkberry Books in Niwot, Colorado.

There is no maximum word count but each paragraph must be at least 40 words.

Entry is free.

The closing date is 30 September.

For full details see the website.

 

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