Saturday, February 15, 2020
$1,250 prize for winning submission, which will be published as a standalone chapbook through Yemassee, and 25 free copies of published chapbook included in prize.
Yemassee, a nationally recognized literary journal that has continuously published for 26 years, is offering its first Fiction Chapbook Contest for 2020.
The author of the winning fiction chapbook will receive $1,250 and 25 copies of their chapbook, which will be published as a standalone title through our press. Author input on cover art will be considered.
Details are available through Yemassee’s website ( http://yemasseejournal.com/contests-2/ ) or through Submittable ( https://yemassee.submittable.com/submit/152889/inaugural-2020-fiction-chapbook-contest
The editors will select ten finalists and pass those submissions on to the guest judge. The ten finalists will receive acknowledgment.
To enter, submit one chapbook with 20-40 pages of :
a collection of short stories, a collection of flash fiction, a complete novella or novelette (no incomplete works or excerpts from larger works), a collection of both short stories and flash fiction , or a collection with a complete novella or novelette and accompanying short stories/flash fiction.
Entry fee is $18 per submission.
Only online submissions accepted through Submittable. No post or email submissions will be considered.
Details are available through our website ( http://yemasseejournal.com ) or through Submittable.