Arts Hamilton is inviting entries to its annual short fiction contest. Stories must be 2,000 words or less.
Deadline: Manuscripts must be mailed by September 30, 2011. (No email entries)
Entry fee: $15 per story or 2 stories for $25
Prizes: First prize - $250
• Second prize - $100
• Third prize - $50
The 1st place winner and the two runners-up will read their stories as part of the LiT LiVe Reading Series on Sunday, March 4, 2012. The 1st place winner will also receive the 1st Annual Kerry Schooley Award! Complete contest rules here.
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