This year, the winner gets:
- Their story published in Broken Pencil: the magazine of zine culture and the independent arts.
- $400 cash
- The Ultimate Literary Makeover: in-depth consultations with an independent press editor, literary agent and an acclaimed fiction editor. They will give you feedback on your writing, guide you on entering the publishing industry, and tell you what to do next. The experts:
Founder of Broken Pencil
Author of 10+ books including novels, short stories, non-fiction