Day: October 28, 2015

The Scene: The Hamlin Garland Award & Colorado Prize for Poetry

October 28, 2015 Hello everyone! Have two pieces of information for you literary peeps. Take a look below, if your interested you know where to go right? Good! Read!   The Beloit Fiction Journal announces the second annual HAMLIN GARLAND AWARD for the SHORT STORY $2,000 and publication will be awarded to the top unpublished story on any theme Jude for this year’s contest is Nickolas Butler, author of Shotgun Lovesongs. Send entries to: Chris Fink, editor / Beloit Fiction Journal / Beloit College, 700 College Street, Beloit, WI, 53511 or enter electronically using Submittable at: https://beloitfictionjournal.submittable.com/submit A reading fee of $20 must accompany each entry. Checks are payable to Beloit Fiction Journal, or pay entry fee through Submittable. One story per entry/multiple entries ok. Maximum 7,000 words. All entrants will be considered for publication. The award may be split at the judge’s discretion. Postmark deadline: December 1, 2015 Visit the Beloit Fiction Journal at http://www.beloitfictionjournal.org   the 2016 COLORADO PRIZE FOR POETRY $2,000 honorarium & book publication Book-length poetry manuscripts accepted until January 14, …