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The SmokeLong Grand Micro Competition 2023



Posted on 9 August 2023

10 November 2023

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone over the age of 18.

Short description

The competition is organized by SmokeLong Quarterly, an online literary magazine dedicated to flash narratives. 

Fiction, non-fiction, and hybrid narratives are considered.

Word count: 400 words or fewer for each micro (excluding the title).

Languages: English or any other language accompanied by an English translation.

Previously published as well as previously unpublished work will be considered.

Entry fees
Up to 2 micros: $13
Up to 4 micros: $19

Grand Prize: $1,500
Second Place: $500
Third Place: $300
Finalists: $100

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.