The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts in Sarnia, Ontario, invites entries for its Short Story Competition. First prize: $300. Two second prizes: one student, one non-student. Fee: $10. Open to Canadian citizens only. Length of entry: 2,500 words max. Not previously published on any blog or website. Deadline:October 15, 2012. Full submission guidelines here.
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