Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Memoir Contest

Memoir (and) is holding a contest for memoir writing in either prose up to 10,000 words or poetry, up to five poems. This contest also includes graphic memoir and narrative photography.

There is no entry fee.

Read the submission guidelines here. The deadline is August 16, 2010.

The prizes for prose or poetry is: Grand Prize: $500; Second Prize: $250; Third Prize: $100.

The Grand Prize for Graphic Memoir is $100.

The Grand Prize for Narrative Photography is $100.


  1. I thought so, too, Mason. I'd like to give it a try. This sounds like a great contest, and no entry fee ~ such a bonus.

  2. Kathleen - Thanks for posting this! Memoirs are fascinating, and I think everyone's got a story to tell....

  3. Margot,

    You're quite welcome! I agree...everyone's got a story to tell! This might be the incentive to write a little bit of memoir!