Driftless Unsolicited Novella Contest
Deadline January 23 (must be received by this date). Neutral free contest awards two winning novellas (one Fiction and one Genre Fiction) a $250 cash prize and a publication contract with Brain Mill Press. The winning novellas will be published in both print and ebook formats and will be distributed internationally. Fiction and short story authors must submit their complete manuscript (20,000-45,000 words); Genre Fiction authors must submit a synopsis (300-1,000 words) and the first three chapters of their genre novella. For 2019, the Genre Fiction category includes romance, science fiction, fantasy, mystery, thriller, horror, suspense, and paranormal works for adult or young adult audiences. Author may enter one project in either category, but author may not submit multiple manuscripts or submit the same manuscript to both categories. See sponsor's website for full terms and conditions. Brain Mill Press is an independent publisher dedicated to promoting underrepresented authors (people of color, LGBTQIA+, disabled, First Nations, BAME, 50+, and women/femme).
Published: December 13, 2018