Date(s) - 09/01//2014 - 11/01//2014
WWPH seeks manuscripts for their annual book competitions, The Jean Feldman Poetry Prize and The Washington Writers’ Publishing House Fiction Prize. Writers who live within a 75-mile radius of the US Capitol in DC, MD and VA are eligible. WWPH is a non-profit cooperative press. Winners receive $1,000 and 50 copies of their book. The winners become members of WWPH and should be prepared to participate actively in the work of the press. Poetry manuscripts should be 50-70 pages, single or 1-1/2 spaced; novels or collections of short stories should be no more than 350 pages, double or 1-1/ 2 spaced. For both competitions, submit in “blind” format with $25 reading fee and SASE.