Two prizes of $1,500 each and publication in the New Guard are given annually for a poem and a short story. Mark Doty will judge the Knightville Poetry Contest; Chris Abani will judge the Machigonne Fiction Contest. Using the online submission system, submit up to three poems of no more than 150 lines each or a story of up to 5,000 words with a $20 entry fee by August 31. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
New Guard, Poetry and Fiction Contest, P.O. Box 5101, Hanover, NH 03755. Shanna McNair, Publisher.