The Deadly Quill Short Story Writing Contest


Wednesday, August 31, 2016


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Entry Fees



1st, 2nd and 3rd:
Payment for their stories - $250, $200 and $150 respectively
Publication in an anthology of the winners and a hard copy

4th to 10th:
Publication in and hard copy of the anthology.

11th to 25th
Publication in the anthology and an ebook edition.

The top 5 stories will also receive a two-year subscription to the Deadly Quill Ezine.

All monetary prizes are in CAD.


We want stories that reach out and grab us and won’t let us stop reading until we get to the very last sentence. Multiple submissions are welcome but we do not want simultaneous submissions.

Contact Information

[email protected]
Submit entries to [email protected]


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