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Poetry, Fiction, and Non-Fiction Writing Contest, New Millennium

28 January 2010
Poetry, Fiction, and Non-Fiction Writing Contest, New Millennium
The deadline in our Winter Awards program has been extended to January 31, 2010. Watch for winners to be announced beginning in April. Enter as often as you like at www.writingawards.com or by U.S. Mail or other carrier. Guidelines Follow.

Awards Contests

$1,000 for best Story; $1,000 for best Poem; $1,000 for best Short-short Fiction (1,000-word limit), $1,000 for best Nonfiction

To Enter, follow these Guidelines, or enter on-line at www.WritingAwards.com.
1. No restrictions as to style, content or number of submissions. Enter as often as you like. Previously published materials OK if online or under 5000-circulation in print.
2. Winners and selected finalists---including all poetry finalists---will be published in our 2010-11 issue--which all U.S. contestants will receive, and on-line.
3. Send between now and midnight of Jan. 31, 2010. (Because Jan. 31 falls on a Sunday this year, we will accept a Feb. 1 postmark this once).
4. Simultaneous & multiple submissions welcome.
5. Each Fiction or Nonfiction piece is counted as a separate entry, and should total no more than 6,000 words except Short-short Fiction (no more than 1,000 words).
6. Each Poetry entry may include up to three poems, not to exceed five pages total per entry. All 20 poetry finalists will be published. If entering online, upload all 3 poems in a single file, per entry.
7. Include name, phone, address, email & category on cover page or letter only and submit with the submission. If entering online the cover page is optional, as our online site automatically uploads contact information you provide.
8. Manuscripts not returned except in hardship cases. Include email address (preferable) or SASE for list of winners. Yes, we recycle.
9. Include $17 check payable to NMW with each submission.
10. Send to: "NMW" Room EM, PO Box 2463, Knoxville, TN, 37901 (unless entering at www.WritingAwards.com). To order our current issue, add $12.
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