Lush Triumphant Literary Awards Information & Guidelines:
Our Annual Lush Triumphant Literary Awards competition is now OPEN for submissions.
EARLY BIRD DEADLINE for entries: February 28, 2017
FINAL DEADLINE for entries: May 15, 2017 (postmarked)
The Competition awards cash prizes & publication:
3 cash prizes
$3,000 in cash prizes, plus publication
The skinny . . .
FICTION MAXIMUM 3,000 WORDS (no specific theme, we simply want to be amazed!)
POETRY A SUITE OF 5 RELATED POEMS (MAXIMUM 15 PAGES)
CREATIVE NON-FICTION (Based on fact, adorned w/fiction) MAXIMUM 4,000 WORDS
ENTRY FEE (non-refundable): Early Bird: $20 (until Feb. 28th); Regular (March 1 - May 15th) $27.50 PER ENTRY. You may send a cheque or money order along with your submission (cheque/money order made payable to subTerrain Magazine) or submit your entry and payment online at the link below.
FINAL DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: MAY 15th (POSTMARKED -- Or submit online at one of the links below)
The winning entries in each category will receive a $1,000 cash prize (plus payment for publication) and will be published in our Winter 2017 issue. First runner-up in each category will be published in our Spring issue of the following year.
All entries MUST be previously unpublished material and not currently under consideration in any other contest or competition. Entries will NOT be returned (so keep a copy for yourself). Results of the competition are posted on our website in the fall, prior to publication in our Winter issue.
You may submit as many entries in as many categories as you like!
ALL ENTRANTS RECEIVE A ONE-YEAR SUBSCRIPTION TO SUBTERRAIN!
Submit online at the links below, OR send entries & payment to:
Lush Triumphant Literary Awards
c/o subTerrain Magazine
PO Box 3008, Main Post Office
Vancouver, BC V6B 3X5
Make Cheque/Money Order Payable to subTerrain Magazine (NOT "LUSH TRIUMPHANT")
Disclaimer: The judges reserve the right not to grant an award if, in their opinion, no entry is of sufficient literary merit.