Wednesday, August 31, 2022
$25 per story.
Win all three prizes for up to $4,150 in cash.
First place: $2,500 in cash and prizes with a cash minimum of $150.
Second place: $1,500 in cash and prizes with a cash minimum of $75.
Third place: $150 in cash and prizes with a cash minimum of $25.
Cash prizes will be delivered via Venmo, PayPal, or CashApp.
Non-cash portions will be provided as credits for literary services from Volo Press Books.
Submit your story of up to 2,000 words to compete against writers from all over the country between 08/01/2022 at midnight EDT and 08/31/2022 at 11:59 p.m. EDT.
Submissions must be in English, include no more than 2,000 words (title not included), be submitted in PDF format (NOT a Google Doc, Word file, etc.), and include only the title of the short story and the short story itself (no author name, illustrations, pictures, email addresses, etc.).
Fiction and nonfiction pieces for children, teens, young adults, and adults are all welcome.
There are no theme or subject restrictions. Everything from Christian inspirational to self-help to erotica will be accepted.