The 15th Chizine Short story contest was just announced and I’m a guest judge along with Brent Hayward, Gemma Files, and David Nickle.
Quoting the Canadian site:
1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes: Publication in ChiZine: Treatments of Light and Shade in Words at seven (7) cents per word (USD).
There will also be five honourable mentions.
***PLEASE NOTE: SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED UNTIL JUNE 1st, 2010!***
• 4,000 words or less.
• Rich Text Format or Microsoft Word attachment.
• No reprints.
• No simultaneous submissions.
• No multiple submissions.
• Send to ONLY this address:
(Submissions sent to any other address will be deleted unread.)
All submissions will be stripped of author identification and sent to the judges via a third party.
Winners and honourable mentions will be announced by July 31st, 2010. The top three placers will be published in ChiZine issue #46 (October–December, 2010).
I’m excited to be a judge for the contest. If you’ve got nothing else to do, go take a peek at the winner of the 14th contest. “The Blog at the End of the World”