Writing tip Wednesday: “New Millennium Writings”

New Millennium Writings contest

Details at: http://newmillenniumwritings.com/awards.php

To apply online, follow these guidelines:

  1. No restrictions as to style, content, number of submissions, or nationality. Enter as often as you like.
  2. Send between now and November 17, 2014, Midnight, all U.S. time zones.
  3. Simultaneous & multiple submissions welcome. Previously published material welcome if under 5,000-circulation or if previously published online only.
  4. Each fiction or nonfiction piece is counted as a separate entry, and should total no more than 6,000 words except Short-Short Fiction (no more than 1,000 words).
  5. Each poetry entry may include up to three poems, not to exceed five pages total per entry. All poetry Honorable Mentions will be published.
  6. Save cover sheet or letter with the submission you’ll be uploading and send as one file. Should you forget to include such covers, however, it’s OK, as contact information is automatically forwarded to us when you pay online.
  7. Payment is $20 per submission in order to cover our many expenses and reserve your book. Payment will be by credit card or echeck through PayPal (See Rule 10).
  8. Each entry must be in a separate file (up to 3 poems in one file (See #6)). Many file formats are accepted.
  9. Enter file to upload:
  10. After clicking Upload, allow five seconds, then follow payment instructions to conclude your submission.

$4,000 offered in Literary Grants and Awards, Plus Publication
$1,000 for best Poem
$1,000 for best Fiction
$1,000 for best Nonfiction †
$1,000 for best Short-short Fiction
† Nonfiction includes humor, memoir, creative nonfiction, travel, opinion, essay, interview, features, investigative reporting, etc.

Details at: http://newmillenniumwritings.com/awards.php

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One response to “Writing tip Wednesday: “New Millennium Writings”

  1. Hello, Alexis Williams Carr here, Editor of NMW. We’d love it if you’d include us in another “Writing Tip Wednesday” and note this year’s Nov. 15 deadline. Let me know if I can provide any more info and thank you so much for helping us get the word out in the past!

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