Challenge Registration Opens: July 14, 2022
Submission Deadline: August 25, 2022
Topic: Days in the Sun
Winner receives $300.00!
Photo by Jason Briscoe on Unsplash
Write 2,500 words.
The winning story will be awarded at the September 10, 2022 meeting at The Mizell Center.
PLEASE SEE THE RULES AND JUDGING CRITERIA BELOW.
We look forward to reading your entries!
Entry Submission Rules
Be sure to comply with all requirements. As with most professional writing submissions, there is no leeway on the rules. Questions? Please contact: email@example.com.
1. Must be a member of Palm Springs Writers Guild with current, active status.
2. Entries accepted between the opening date and submission deadline posted above.
3. Please enter contest by registering online with a $25 entry fee for each entry; you can enter up to 3 times. Submit multiple entries separately.
4. Each entry is 2,500 word maximum
5. Must be submitted as a MS Word document
6. One inch margins, double-spaced
7. 12-point Times Roman or Times New Roman
8. Indented paragraphs
9. Title must be included in the document header. You may not use the contest theme as your title
10. Pagination must be included in the document footer.
11. Do not include your name anywhere on the submitted document, only in the body of your e-mail.
12. Please submit your entry as an email attachment and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org, no hard copies accepted.
13. The subject line of your email will read the title of your work (not the contest theme name)
14. Blind submission entries are critiqued by a professional editor.
15. Entries will be returned with edits and feedback on your story and presentation.
16. If there is an outstanding entry, the editor will point it out and the author will be publicly acknowledged.
17. There are no refunds for this event.
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