We’re looking for an incredible piece of writing, fiction or nonfiction. That’s it! No other restrictions besides words on the page. Whether it’s a nonfiction life reflection, a short story, a scene from your latest novel, or otherwise, we want to see what you have! You’ve heard of open mic night, yeah? Well, this is Scribbler’s first open mic night, and we can’t wait to see you take the stage. Want guaranteed feedback on your submission? We've got an option for that! Just add "Contest Entry + Critique" to your cart, and your critique will hit your inbox August 28th!
$100 Scribbler Shop Gift Card (1st Place) + Editorial Feedback from Kate Roddy, Editor at Sourcebooks (1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place)
WHEN TO SUBMIT:
Contest opens August 13. Last day to enter is August 27 (Winner Announced August 28).
HOW TO SUBMIT:
After purchasing your submission, submit your scene as a .doc or .docx attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “August Scribbler Contest.”
HOW TO FORMAT:
Submissions must be 1,000 words or less, double-spaced, and 12 pt. Times Roman Numeral font.