fiction contest: shaking like a mountain
- Shaking Like a Mountain Fiction Open
Guest Judge Janice Eidus
First prize: $350 Second prize: $100 Third
The three prizewinners will be published in shaking like a mountain and have
their work submitted by shaking editors to the Best of the Web and Best of Net
Deadline: September 15, 2010. Results will be announced at the website October
15, 2010, and the winners will be published before the end of 2010.
About our judge:
Janice Eidus is an award-winning novelist and short story writer. Her short fiction has won two O.Henry Prizes, a Pushcart Prize, and a Redbook Prize. Her latest novel, The War of the Rosens, won a 2008, Independent Publishers Award in Religion, and was nominated for the prestigious Sophie Brody Award.
Complete Contest Guidelines:
-We accept all genres of literary fiction as long as stories are related to the
theme of music.
-Please be sure to include your name, address and phone number in a cover letter
with your submission. Do not put your name, address, or phone number on the
-Entries must be: unpublished; 4000 words or less; and accompanied by a $10
entry fee per story.
-We welcome multiple entries ($10/story) and entries from outside the U.S.
Entrants retain all rights to their stories.
-Once a story is submitted, we cannot accept an updated draft. (However, an
entrant is welcome to submit an updated draft as a new entry.)
-Entry fees will not be returned or adjusted.
-Entries must be complete by 11:59 P.M. PDT on September 15, 2010.
Please e-mail us with any further questions. Thank you for your interest, and
- One week left to submit to the 2010 Shaking Like a Mountain Fiction
deadline is midnight, October 31st. There are cash prizes totaling $500
publication in Shaking for the winners. Entry fee, $10 per submission.
is Janice Eidus. Follow the link for all contest details:
- We're boldly going where bargains are made: for the final four days
we're offering a 2 for 1 invitation to submit to the 2010 Shaking Like
a Mountain Fiction Open:
follow the link for all the details:
Awarding $500 in three prizes/
Prize winners will be published in early 2011.
Judge: Janice Eidus