Awards & Contests: New Millennium Writings
$4,000 in Prizes, plus publication in NMW and on the Web at www.NewMillennium Writings.com
$1,000 for best Story; $1,000 for best Poem; $1,000 best Nonfiction
(Nonfiction includes humor, memoir, creative nonfiction, travel, opinion, essay, interview, features, investigative reporting, etc.)
Plus, $1,000 for best Short Short Plus, $1,000 for best Short
Winners of NMW Awards are showcased along with interviews, profiles and tributes to famous writers such as Julia Glass, Shel Silverstein, Khaled Hosseini (The Kite-Runner) The Kite-Runner) , George Garrett, Ken Kesey, John Updike, McCarthy, Lucille Clifton, Shelby Foote, Paul West, Norman Mailer, Sharyn McCrumb, William Kennedy, Faulkner, Hemingway, Dickinson, Keats, Percy, Warren and
many others. Also, prize-winning stories, poems & articles, humor, graphic arts& writing advice.
To Enter, follow these Guidelines, or enter on-line at www.writingawards. To
1. No restrictions as to style, content or number of submissions. 1. No rest
published pieces OK if online or under 5,000 print circulation. published
as you like.
2. Winners and selected finalists published in our 2008 issue and/or on-line
at www.NewMillenniumWr at www.New
3. Send between now and midnight of July 31, 2007 (postmark OK).
4. Simultaneous & multiple submissions welcome. Previously published material
welcome if under 5,000-circulation or online only in previous dissemination.
5. Each fiction or nonfiction piece is counted as a separate entry, and
should total no more than 6,000 words except Short-Short Fiction (no more
6. Each poetry entry may include up to three poems, not to exceed five pages
total per entry.
7. Include name, phone, address, email & category on cover page or letter
8. Manuscripts not returned. Include email address or SASE for list of
9. Include $17 check payable to NMW with each submission.
10. Send to: “NMW” Room EM, PO Box 2463, Knoxville, TN, 37901.