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P=Poetry, N=Nonfiction, F=Fiction
F – The Breakwater Fiction Contest
December 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$10
Submissions: October 1, 2021 – December 1, 2021
Prize: $1000 and publication in our next forthcoming issue
We are seeking submissions for pieces that breathe freshness to the form. We are interested in previously unpublished prose ranging from 1,000 – 4,000 words, each with a $10 entry fee. All entries will be considered for publication. We accept simultaneous submissions, but please notify Breakwater if submission is accepted elsewhere.
2022 FINALIST JUDGE: Chloe Aridjis
Winner and Finalists will be published in Issue 31.
Please do not submit your work if you are associated with the MFA program at the University of Massachusetts, Boston or the Finalist Judge.