16 May 2021
Who may enter
Entrants must be 18 or older.
The competition is organised by the Smokelong Quarterly, an online literary magazine dedicated to flash narrative.
From March 1 to May 16 2021 the SmokeLong editors will be considering your tightest, most compressed work for inclusion in our June double issue. If your micro is chosen, you’re guaranteed $100, but you could win much more. In this competition you will have the opportunity to enter one, two, or up to four micros.
Fiction, non-fiction, and hybrid narratives are considered.
Word count: 400 words or fewer.
Languages: English or any other language accompanied by an English translation.
Entries must not have been previously published.
$6 for one micro
$10 for two micros
$16 for up to four micros
Grand Prize: $1,500
Second Place: $500
Third Place: $300
All the above will be published in the June 2021 issue of SmokeLong Quarterly.
How to enroll
For further information visit the official competition website.