A prize of $1,008.15 and publication in Quarter After Eight is given annually for a prose poem, a short short story, or a micro-essay. Stuart Dybek will judge. Submit up to three pieces of no more than 500 words each with a $15 entry fee, which includes a subscription to Quarter After Eight, by November 30. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Quarter After Eight, Robert J. DeMott Short Prose Contest, Ohio University, S342 Lindley Hall, Athens, OH 45701.