Notes from the Field is a non-fiction contest celebrating writing about vivid experience--whether abroad, at home, in your line of work, or in any other unexpected environment. Surprise us!
Submit one (1) work of creative nonfiction, five thousand words maximum. Submission must be author’s own work and must be previously unpublished. Winning and runner-up selections will be announced late January and will be published in Flyway thereafter. Alison Hawthorne Deming is serving as the contest judge.
Your cover letter should contain your name and contact information.
Your name should NOT appear anywhere else on the submission.
Submission Deadline: Saturday, January 2, 2016
Winner receives $500 and publication in Flyway
Runner-up also receives publication in Flyway
Reading Fee: $12 ($15 for submission + back issue)
*if you would like to submit AND receive a print back issue by mail, please submit your essay in the "back issue" submission portal*