(author of Pretty Little Mistakes and Jennifer Johnson is Sick of Being Single).
Here are the details:
- The deadline for submissions is midnight, May 16
- There's no entry fee
- Any Minnesota resident may enter work to either or both contests
- The grand prize-winning poet and fiction writer will each receive $500 and a commission for a second piece
- 20 finalists in each competition, 40 in all, will have their work published on mnartists.org throughout the year
- Adjudication of all submissions is handled anonymously, and is based solely on the work entered, which may be in any genre or poetic style