$350 Short Story Contest for New Writers

23rd Annual Parsec Ink Short Story Contest — Noir

This is a contest for a science fiction, fantasy or horror short story (up to 3,500 words) on the theme ‘Noir’ – the winning story will be one which uses the contest theme as a key element. Entrants must be non-professional writers (those who have not met eligibility requirements for Science Fiction Writers of America or equivalent: sale of a novel or sale of 3 stories to a large-circulation publication). Read the terms carefully – one of these is, “Submission to the contest implies consent for publication, but all rights revert immediately to the author upon publication.”

Value: $200, $100, $50 Deadline: 15 April 2019 Open for: Non-professional writers (see guidelines)

Details here.

— S. Kalekar


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