A Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, or Graphic Narrative Chapbook Award in honor of writer, teacher, editor Jeanne M. Leiby, former editor of The Florida Review and Southern Review. Submit a long story or essay, several short stories or essays, a flash prose collection, or graphic narrative (black & white). Please identify the genre and whether the submission is a single piece or a collection in your cover letter. Length limit: approximately 45 pages double-spaced, standard font and size.
DEADLINE: December 31, 2018. Final judge: Phong Nguyen
FIRST-PLACE PRIZE: chapbook publication and $1,000
2ND PLACE: Tuition to Sanibel Island Writers Conference.
All submissions considered for publication in The Florida Review and Aquifer: The Florida Review Online.
Blind read: Please do not put your name, address, or identifying information on the manuscript--only on the cover letter.