Short Grain Contest Deadline Carried Over to the Following Business Day — April 2nd, 2012 (postmarked)!

Due to the original postmarked deadline falling on a Sunday, Grain Magazine has extended the 24th Annual Short Grain (with Variations) Writing Contest deadline to the following business day, Monday, April 2, 2012!

The 24th Annual Short Grain (with Variations) Writing Contest awards $4,500 in cash prizes! Winning entries will be published in the pages of Grain! The entry fee is $35 which includes a FREE one-year subscription to Grain Magazine! Our judges are counted among Canada's finest writersOne entry fee allows you to enter a maximum of two entries in either of two categories: Poetry in any form to a maximum of 100 lines; Short Fiction in any style to a maximum of 2500 words.

For full contest guidelines and details, visit our contest page!


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Elan Morgan is a writer and web designer who works through Elan.Works and is a designer and content editor at GenderAvenger. They have been seen in the Globe & Mail, Best Health, Woman's Day, and Flow magazines and at TEDxRegina and on CBC News and Radio. They believe in and work to grow both personal and professional quality, genuine community, and meaningful content online.