Quarter After Eight Short Prose Contest
Contest Submission Guidelines for 2022
Prize: $1,008.15 + Publication
Judge: Kirstin Valdez Quade
Submissions Open: Nov. 30, 2022
Submit up to three previously unpublished pieces of 500 words or fewer. Send us your best prose poems, short-short stories, micro-essays, etc. To read the work of past winners, see our Table of Contents page.
The entry fee is $15 for three pieces and includes complimentary digital access to QAE volume 28.
Include a title page with your address, phone number, and the title(s) of your submission.
All entries will be considered for publication in Quarter After Eight.
We no longer accept submissions by mail. All entries must be made online through our Submittable page. See link below.
Submissions open on Nov. 15, 2022.