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Tethered by Letters’ Summer 2015 Literary Contest


Monday, August 31, 2015



Entry Fees

$15 per short story
$7 per Flash Fiction OR $15 for three flash fictions
$7 per poem OR $15 for three poems


$500 for Short Story
$150 for Flash Fiction
$150 for Poetry


We are currently accepting submissions for our short story contest (1,000 to 7,500 words, open genre), flash fiction contest (55, 250 or 500 words), and poetry contest (max of three pages per poem). TBL strives to publish writers with engaging stories, vivid characters and fresh writing styles. All winners will be published in F(r)iction. All finalists will receive free professional edits on their submission and be considered for later publication. The prizes are $500 (USD) for the short story winner, $150 (USD) for the flash fiction winner and $150 (USD) for the poetry winner. Winners will be announced publicly in August. Multiple entries accepted. International submissions welcome. Good luck to all our authors!

Contact Information

Joe Reinis
[email protected]


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