2021-22 Knoxville Writers’ Guild Flash Fiction Contest

We are accepting submissions during December and early January for a flash fiction contest on the prompt MERRIMENT. Submissions must be received electronically by midnight on January 5, 2022. Please submit questions regarding the contest here, under the Contest category. General Contest Guidelines Please read the guidelines carefully. Who can submit? Anyone above the age…

KWG 2021 Poetry Contest Winners

Congratulations to our 2021 Poetry Contest winners! First Place:Celia Lawren – Restoring the San Francisco Salt Ponds Runner-Up:KB Ballentine – Valkyrie Honorable Mention:Cathy A. Korda – Memo to Myself Marilyn Kallet, two-time Knoxville Poet Laureate, judged the contest. “It was a close call between two poems, ‘Restoring the San Francisco Salt Ponds’ and ‘Valkyrie,’ she…