judged this year by Deb Olin Unferth.
the prize: $250 plus publication through elsewhere press. finalists also considered for publication.
submit 15-30 manuscript pages of prose pieces (flash fiction, nonfiction, prose poetry, or something in between). we're looking for manuscripts with thematic or aesthetic unity that delight, thrill, inspire, and devastate. please do not include name on manuscript.
while some individual pieces may be published elsewhere, the manuscript as a whole must be unpublished.