It's official! The Writer's "Ocean of Possibility" short story contest is up and running. Submit your 1,000-word fiction stories through our online submission platform today.
Start by visiting our contest page to choose one of three ocean-themed quotes as inspiration for your tale. Submit one story for $25, and up to five additional stories for $15 each on the same transaction.
Our editors will read all of the submissions and choose a winner. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three entries and will be announced in the August issue of The Writer. The prizes are:
Grand prize: $1,000 and publication in The Writer
Second prize: $500
Third prize: $250
The submission period ends on April 30 at midnight, so get writing!