june, 2019

26jun1:00 am1:00 amFeaturedNutshell Narratives 3 - Late SpringInternational Entry Fee: Free
Max word count: 350
Top Prize: $50 and publication

Event Details

We invite you to create a very short story (350 words or less) that fits the “nutshell narrative” of any flower/haiku prompt on the contest page. Use your imagination, and see what stories you see in a picture and a few words! Our ongoing Nutshell Narratives contests are open to all, including past winners. Judge is Dr. David A. Ross, Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Guidelines for entering:

  • Pick one of the four prompts, and write a short story about it in 350 words or less.
  • All entries must be family-friendly.
  • You must be a Member to enter – Membership is free and easy! Free Registration
  • Write your story, then fill out the entry form in the link below.
  • You may enter as many times as you like, but each entry requires a separate entry form.
  • Accepting entries until Wednesday June 26, 2019 5 pm ET
  • Check this page for contest updates.
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