Three prizes of $1,300 each and publication in Cutthroat are given annually for a group of poems, a short story, and an essay. Patricia Spears Jones will judge the Joy Harjo Poetry Award, Mona Susan Power will judge the Rick DeMarinis Short Fiction Award, and David Quammen will judge the Barry Lopez Creative Nonfiction Award. Using the online submission system, submit three poems of up to 100 lines each or a short story or essay of up to 5,000 words with a $20 entry fee by October 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Cutthroat, Writing Awards, P.O. Box 2414, Durango, CO 81302. (970) 903-7914. Pamela Uschuk, Editor in Chief.