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Maximum 5,000 words

Submit double-spaced .doc or .docx attachment. Please include page numbers. 

Novel excerpts must be self-contained.

Send us the story only you can tell. The one with the characters you love, and where the writing pops off the page. Surprise us, please —we want to keep reading.  We especially encourage people of color, LGBTQIA+, and all underrepresented groups to submit.