Lightning Key Review in conjunction with Green Rabbit Press is seeking submissions for its second annual Wilt Prize for Creative Nonfiction, in memory of the magazine's co-founder, Kurt Wilt. Jessie Van Eerden, author of the essay collection, The Long Weeping, will judge the contest.
The winner will receive a $500 prize along with 50 copies of the chapbook.
Entries must be creative nonfiction essays or memoir, 30-50 pages in length, either as one long essay or a series of essays. Previously published work in magazine and journals is fine. There is a $10 entry fee. One submission per person. Former students, friends, and associates of the judge are not eligible.
All entries will be due by April 15, 2020. Announcements will be made in early June of 2020.
For questions, please visit the website, www.lightningkeyreview.com