Ends on January 30, 2019

$25.00 USD

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.