Enter Our First Annual Short Story Contest

Posted by on Dec 14, 2009 in Uncategorized

3476792611_1b90b8a3a8Calling all fiction writers! We’re seeking submissions to our first-ever short story contest. All entries will be judged by well-regarded local authors.

NEW EXTENDED! Deadline: January 25, 2010

Guidelines: The winning author will have his or her work published in Albuquerque The Magazine in late spring 2010. Stories should not exceed 4,000 words and must be previously unpublished. Manuscripts should be submitted with a cover note listing the author’s name, address, phone number, and email address; names should not appear on the stories themselves. Simultaneous submissions are not eligible. Submissions must be postmarked no later than January 15, 2010. Manuscripts will not be returned. The winner will be announced in April 2010.

Mail submissions to:

Short Story Contest
Albuquerque The Magazine
1550 Mercantile Ave. NE, Top Floor
Albuquerque, NM 87107

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  1. Zuzu
    December 14, 2009


  2. Tullsie26
    December 14, 2009

    Sounds like a great opportunity! Sadly, my inspirational story “The Pony Who Ate Some Cheddar” is probably disqualified, as it’s been stapled to an ornamental reindeer already.

  3. Gloria Zamora
    January 20, 2010

    I feel a calling to answer to this challange.
    Thank you,
    Gloria Zamora gloriabzamora@yahoo.com