ANNUAL WRITING CONTEST

Our annual Spring writing contest is open from January 4–February 20. We have four fantastic judges—writers whom we respect and admire—judging this year. They are:

- Peter Ho Davies (Fiction)
- Saïd Sayrafiezadeh (Nonfiction/Memoir)
- Patricia Smith (Poetry)
- Ann Goldstein (Translation: Fiction) 

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1st Prizes: $400 + publication in our contest issue

Runners-up: $100 + publication in our contest issue

*Contest submission fee includes a free 1-year submission to Epiphany (a $22 value). 

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Ends in 1 day, 10 hours $20.00
$20.00
Judge: Peter Ho Davies

We are excited to read your work. Please follow the guidelines below to streamline the process. Epiphany staff readers and editors will read submissions and choose a shortlist of ten stories. Peter Ho Davies will read the top ten selections and choose a winner and a runner-up, both of which will be published in our Spring 2017 Contest Issue. Good luck!

  • Winning prize: $400 (+ publication) / Runner-up: $100 (+ publication)
  • Submission fee includes a free 1-year subscription to Epiphany* 

RULES & GUIDELINES:
  • 4,000 - 8,000 words
  • Double-spaced, 12 pt font
  • If you would like to include two or more short short stories that fall within the word count, that is acceptable
  • Work must be previously unpublished
  • Submissions will be read blind, PLEASE REMOVE ALL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION from submission pages, including file name
  • N.B. Submissions that include identifying information will not be read
  • Multiple submissions welcome
  • Winners will be notified by May 1, 2017
*If you are already a subscriber and would like to submit, please email managing editor Moss Turpan at epiphanyzine@gmail.com



Ends in 1 day, 10 hours $20.00
$20.00
Judge: Saïd Sayrafiezadeh

We are excited to read your work. Please follow the guidelines below to streamline the process. Epiphany staff readers and editors will read submissions and choose a shortlist of ten essays. Saïd Sayrafiezadeh will read the top ten selections and choose a winner and a runner-up, both of which will be published in our Spring 2017 Contest Issue. Good luck!

  • Winning prize: $400 (+ publication) / Runner-up: $100 (+ publication)
  • Submission fee includes a free 1-year subscription to Epiphany* 

RULES & GUIDELINES:
  • 4,000 - 8,000 words
  • Double-spaced, 12 pt font
  • If you would like to include two or more short pieces that fall within the word count, you may
  • Excerpts from a larger work such as a memoir are acceptable if they make sense as stand alone chapters
  • Work must be previously unpublished
  • Please indicate "nonfiction" in file title
  • Submissions will be read blind. PLEASE REMOVE ALL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION from submission pages, including file name
  • N.B. Submissions that include identifying information will not be read
  • Multiple submissions welcome
  • Winners will be notified by May 1, 2017

*If you are already a subscriber and would like to submit, please email managing editor Moss Turpan at epiphanyzine@gmail.com








Ends in 1 day, 10 hours $20.00
$20.00
Judge: Patricia Smith

We are excited to read your work. Please follow the guidelines below to streamline the process. Epiphany staff readers and editors will read and choose a shortlist of ten submissions. Patricia Smith will read the top ten selections and choose a winner and a runner-up, both of which will be published in our Spring 2017 Contest Issue. Good luck!

  • Winning prize: $400 (+ publication) / Runner-up: $100 (+ publication)
  • Submission fee includes a free 1-year subscription to Epiphany* 

RULES AND GUIDELINES:
  • 10-20 pages
  • 12 pt font
  • At least 50% of submitted poems must be previously unpublished
  • All forms welcome
  • Submissions will be read blind. PLEASE REMOVE ALL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION from submission pages, including file name
  • N.B. Submissions that include identifying information will not be read
  • Multiple submissions welcome
  • Winners will be notified by May 1, 2017

*If you are already a subscriber and would like to submit, please email managing editor Moss Turpan at epiphanyzine@gmail.com. 





$20.00
Judge: Ann Goldstein

We are excited to read your work. Please follow the guidelines below to streamline the process. Epiphany staff readers and editors will read submissions and choose a shortlist of ten stories. Ann Goldstein will read the top ten selections and choose a winner and a runner-up, both of which will be published in our Spring 2017 Contest Issue. Good luck!

  • Winning prize: $400 (+ publication) / Runner-up: $100 (+ publication)
  • Submission fee includes a free 1-year subscription to Epiphany* 

RULES & GUIDELINES:
  • TRANSLATED FICTION ONLY
  • 4,000 - 8,000 words
  • Double-spaced, 12 pt font
  • If you would like to include two or more short pieces that fall within the word count, that is acceptable
  • Work must be previously unpublished in the United States online or in print
  • If work is submitted by translator or publisher, the availability of the translation rights must be confirmed
  • Submissions will be read blind, PLEASE REMOVE ALL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION (author's and translator's) from submission pages, including file name.
  • N.B. Submissions that include identifying information of author or translator will not be read
  • Multiple submissions welcome
  • Winners will be notified by May 1, 2017

*If you are already a subscriber and would like to submit, please email managing editor Moss Turpan at epiphanyzine@gmail.com





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