The Short Story Contest has returned for the second year! Changing the Narrative Publishing is committed to amplifying lesser-heard voices through the written word. We believe that every individual has a story to tell and our mission is to help storytellers bring their ideas to life. After the success of the 2021 competition, we are offering a fresh opportunity for writers to be motivated and inspired by their craft.
Rules of Entry
· Must be 18 yrs of age
· The work must be the original work of the submitter.
· The work must not have been previously published in any form.
· The work must be a short story of 2500 words or less on any subject, theme, or genre.
· The work must be submitted in double spaced 12 point New Times Roman type.
· The work must be received at Justwrite@CTNBOOKS.com by March 30, 2022
· The author must agree to allow the first publication of the work by Changing The Narrative Publishers, after which all rights are the sole property of the author.
· Blind Submission to a panel of 3 qualified Judges.
· Judges will receive all qualifying entries after the close of the submission date.
· Finalists will be notified by email prior to a public announcement.
· First Prize- Publication on the CTN website; Interview on CTN Book Talk Show; Free Book Consultation; $100 Amazon Gift Card
· Honorable Mentions will be noted on the CTN website