THE THIRTEENTH ANNUAL
SHORT STORY CONTEST
FIRST PRIZE: $1,000
Second Prize: $100
Three Honorable Mentions: $25
Entry Fee: $8
Deadline: March 31, 2022
All Five Finalists Will Be Published Online in the June 2022 Issue of Gemini
- Any Subject, Style or Length
- Entries Must Be Unpublished
- Stories on Personal Blogs Are Eligible
- All Entries Are Read Blind
ENTER BY EMAIL:
- Pay entry fee with credit, debit or PayPal: $8 each. Combine multiple entry fees into one payment. You will receive a transaction or receipt number.
- Paste the number you receive into an email.
- Attach entry as a .doc or .pdf file with NO identifying information or paste into body of email. Send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Do not include bio. Include contact info in email only. (It is removed before reading.)
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ENTER BY SNAIL MAIL:
Mail previously unpublished entry with $8 check or money order, payable to Gemini Magazine, to:
Short Story Contest
P.O. Box 1485
Onset, MA 02558 USA
Include $8 for each additional entry. Put name/contact info on separate page only. Include SASE for reply.
Postmark deadline: March 31, 2022
Click here for results of our previous Short Story Contests. Note: Due to our site conversion, some links are currently unavailable. They are being added daily.