2018 Chapbook Contest
Thirty West is looking for a late-2018 chapbook release and we want to read YOUR manuscripts! Work will be judged by the Thirty West masthead and are open for an international audience.
Submit (1) manuscript in a 6"x 9" format as a .doc or .docx file. The manuscript should be between 15-30 pages. Please make sure all pieces cohere within this limit and we will handle the rest.
We will not accept email submissions for the contest. Any manuscripts submitted this way will be deleted and unread.
Genres accepted: Poetry, flash fiction/short stories, creative non-fiction.
Previously published material must contain proper acknowledgment. We don't consider writing that appears on social media as adequate acknowledgments.
$10 USD entrance fee.
All manuscripts submitted will receive general feedback, regardless of status.
The winning author will receive a $200 cash and an author package upon publication.
Winning manuscript will be subject to an official Thirty West publishing contract and regarded as a Thirty West Author.
The finished chapbook will be archived and sold through the 30W shop.