Julia Darling Memorial Poetry Prize

Contest :: Kallisto Gaia Press 2022 Writing Contests Close August 20!

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That’s right. The deadline to enter Kallisto Gaia Press’ annual writing contests is August 20! Jen Knox is the judge of the Chester B. Himes Memorial Short Fiction Prize and Zoë Fay-Stindt will judge the Julia Darling Memorial Poetry Prize. $20 entry fee includes a copy of Ocotillo Review. Winning entries will also be published in Ocotillo Review. See their ad in the NewPages Classifieds to learn more.

Contest :: Kallisto Gaia Press 2022 Writing Contests

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Indie publisher Kallisto Gaia Press has announced its 2022 writing contests: the Julia Darling Memorial Poetry Prize and the Chester B. Himes Memorial Short Fiction Prize. Winners receive $1,500 and publication in their literary magazine Ocotillo Review. Stop by the NewPages Classifieds for more contest details.

Contest :: Kallisto Gaia Press Extends Summer Contest Deadline

Kallisto Gaia Press logoGood news! If you missed the August 20 deadline for Kallisto Gaia Press’ Chester B. Himes Memorial Short Fiction Prize and the Julia Darling Memorial Poetry Prize, you’re in luck. Kallisto Gaia Press has extended the deadline for these two contests to August 31.

The Julia Darling Memorial Poetry Prize pays $1,000 and publication in The Ocotillo Review. Reading fee $20. Send three poems up to 65 lines each. Chip Dameron will judge. The Chester B. Himes Memorial Fiction Prize pays $1,000 and publication in The Ocotillo review. Reading fee $20. Send one story of 1,000 to 4,200 words. Charlotte Gullick will judge. All entrants receive The Ocotillo Review with winner’s story and poem. Half of all revenue generated is donated to the research and treatment of Breast Cancer and Parkinson’s Disease. They welcome diverse voices. More info at www.kallistogaiapress.org (a 501(c)(3) literary nonprofit).

Contest :: Kallisto Gaia Press Summer 2020 Writing Contests Deadline is August 20

Deadline: August 20, 2020
The Julia Darling Memorial Poetry Prize awards $1,000 and publication in The Ocotillo Review. Reading fee $20. Send three poems up to 65 lines each. Chip Dameron will judge. The Chester B Himes Memorial Fiction Prize awards $1,000 and publication in The Ocotillo review. Reading fee $20. Send one story of 1,000 to 4,200 words. Charlotte Gullick will judge. All entrants receive The Ocotillo Review with winner’s story and poem. Half of all revenue generated is donated to the research and treatment of Breast Cancer and Parkinson’s Disease. We welcome diverse voices. More info at www.kallistogaiapress.org (a 501(c)(3) literary nonprofit).