Ends on February 5, 2018

  • Deadline to be announced for electronic submissions, usually a few days after Feb. 1.
  • Fiction entries should have clear plot development and well-defined characters.
  • There is an 1800-word maximum.
  • All literature entries must be typed and double spaced.
  • Multiple pages should be numbered.
  • Entries are not returned.
  • Individuals may submit up to four entries per category in every category.
  • Each entry must be sent separately.
  • The submitted files should be named the same as the entry title. For example, if a fiction entry is titled “The Day the World Ended,” then the file must be called “The Day the World Ended,” NOT “Quill Entry” or “John Jones entry.”
  • Failure to meet all guidelines may result in automatic disqualification.
  • Contest entrants give their express permission that winning entries will be published in the magazine and may also be used for promotional and educational purposes.
  • Email LatoniaBailey@crowder.edu or call 417-455-5410 if you have questions.

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