CUTTHROAT’s Poetry, Nonfiction, and Short Story Awards
Deadline extended to October 31, 2017
- Poetry: Cornelius Eady
- Short Story: Lidia Yuknavitch
- Nonfiction: Brenda Peterson
Submit up to three unpublished poems, one unpublished short story, or one creative nonfiction piece, any subject, any style. Each poem may have up to 100 lines. Each work of prose may have up to 5,000 words. Fee: $20 per entry. Submit online at Submittable (preferred) or mail to:
CUTTHROAT Literary Award
P.O. Box 2414
Durango, CO 81302
When entering by mail, please make your check payable to Raven's Word. Do not staple your entry. All manuscripts must be in 12-point type. MUST include SASE for announcement of winners. Author name must not appear on manuscript. Include cover sheet with name, address, phone, email, genre, and title(s).
When entering online, do not include a cover sheet. Author name must not appear on manuscript! Use 12-point type. Fiction must be double-spaced.
Simultaneous submissions OK. Please notify us if your submission is accepted elsewhere. Submit as often as you wish. Winners will be notified by December 31, 2017.
Read Jendi Reiter's interview with Pamela Uschuk, Editor-in-Chief of Cutthroat.
Questions? Please call 970-903-7914 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.