|CONTEST FINAL WEEK.
Deadline: Saturday, March 31, at midnight, PDT.
||Ten finalists receive $100 each.
The Contest is open to all writers, and all entries will be considered for publication.
See the Guidelines.
New and emerging writers account for more than a third of the hundreds of writers whom Narrative publishes each year, and the new writers appear prominently alongside today’s most- recognized authors.
Read our recent winners, including a stunning first fiction by Gabriel Tallent and great new stories by emerging writers such as Kirsten Clodfelter, Brian Trapp, and Amy Parker.
Prior winners and finalists have gone on to win other contests, to publish acclaimed books, and to win awards from the Pushcart Prize, New Stories from the South, the Atlantic, and others. View some recent awards won by our writers.