1996-2016 ♥ Celebrating 20 YearsThank you to all of the amazing writers who have made this possible, and welcome to all newcomers who will help make the next 20 even better! We're glad you're here!Contest 42 is underway with a deadline of June 19, 2016$1,000 Award plus publication for each category - $4,000 total awards Fiction, Nonfiction, Short-Short Fiction, Poetry Payment is $20 per submission and includes your free copy of the anthology! Previously published works are allowed if within certain criteria (see "Additional Guidelines"). Pay by credit card, debit card, or echeck with PayPal (following Upload). We accept the following formats: (.doc), (.pdf), (.rtf), and (.txt). Please note that the Word format (.docx) is not accepted at this time, so if using Word, please save your file in the (.doc) format, also called Word 97-2003 Document under “Save As” options. Submit below (Additional Guidelines or Snail Mail Instructions*)
No restrictions as to style or subject matter. Multiple and simultaneous submissions are welcome. Works that were previously published online only are welcome. Previously printed works are welcome if the circulation did not exceed 5,000. Fiction pieces must be 6,000 words or less. Nonfiction(all types welcome) pieces must be 6,000 words or less. Short-Short Fiction must be 1,000 words or less. Each Poetry entry may include three poems, up to five pages total. Poetry Honorable Mentions will be published. Paypal provides contact information with each entry, so cover letters are not necessary. If you wish to include a cover letter, please include it on a separate page in your file. The NMW screening process is blind, so please be sure that no identifying information is displayed anywhere else in the file. Entrant retains copyright of his/her Entry. Mailing addresses outside the U.S./Canada may require additional postage fee to receive anthology. By submitting an Entry, you acknowledge that you agree to our Terms and Conditions. Click here to return to SUBMIT FIELD or click here to ask us a question.
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