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Tethered by Letters Spring Literary Competition


  [Tethered By Letters]

P.O. Box 2504

Elizabeth CO 80107




TBL is pleased to announce our third annual Spring Literary Competition. There are three submission categories: 1) short stories of any genre ranging from 1,000 to 7,500 words, 2) flash fiction with a word limit of either 55, 250, or 500 words, and 3) poetry no longer than three pages. For these contests we are looking for engaging stories, vivid characters, and fresh perspectives and styles.


  • Submission Instructions/Form

  • Cost to Enter: $7 poetry and flash fiction, $15 short stories

  • Submission Deadline: Jul 15, 2017

  • First Prize: $500 for the short story winner; $150 each for flash fiction and poetry winners

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