Short Story &Poetry Competition
* Official Instructions*
The 2014 Dearborn Street Book Festival committee is proud to announce our 5th annual writers competition.
Here’s what you need to know to enter.
*Short stories must be at least 500 words, no more than 800 words in length. We ask for unpublished work.*Poetry must be at least 50 words, no more than 250 words in length of unpublished work.
*Handwritten copies will not be accepted.
*You may submit as many entries as you like.
*We request three printed copies of each entry, each with a cover page with your name, address, phone and e-mail.
*Entry fee is $5. per entry, to be included with mailed entry, checks only, payable to:
“FRIENDS OF THE ELSIE QUIRK LIBRARY”
*Prizes are: 1st Place-$75., 2-Place-$50., 3-Place $25.
*Judges are professional writers.
*Send entries after December 1, 2013 to: CONTEST, 11 Pebble Beach Rd., Rotonda West, Fla., 33947 postmarked by January 15, 2014.
*Winners will be announced at the Book Festival, Saturday February 15, 2014, in Pioneer Park on W. Dearborn St. in Englewood. You do not have to be present to win.
FOR MORE INFORMATION E-MAIL DIANA HARRIS <diharris@comcast .net>