Two prizes of $1,500 each and publication by Orison Books are given annually for a poetry collection and a book of fiction. Eric Pankey will judge in poetry and Victor LaValle will judge in fiction. Using the online submission system, submit a poetry manuscript of 50 to 100 pages or a novel, novella, or collection of short stories or flash fiction of at least 30,000 words with a $30 entry fee by April 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Orison Books, Prizes in Poetry and Fiction, P.O. Box 8385, Asheville, NC 28814. Luke Hankins, Editor.