moonShine review announces Contest to Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary

moonShine review celebrates 10 years!

[Please note: If you are not submitting for this year's contest, please HOLD your submission until after January 1, 2015.]

The editors of moonShine review are thrilled to announce the addition of a Prize Contest to celebrate our 10 years as a publication.

We will award one $50 prize for best prose piece submitted, which will be featured in the upcoming issue.  A $50 prize will be awarded for best photograph submitted to this year’s anniversary issue, and a $25 prize will be awarded to the photographer whose photo is featured on the cover.  Finalists will be published and receive two free copies of the anniversary journal plus your choice of a previous issue (excluding out-of-print issues).

Guest judges will choose the winners (TBA).

[NOTE: Pieces in addition to the winners/finalists also will be included in the publication.  Submissions received without an entry fee will NOT be considered for this anniversary issue and may not be held for future consideration.]


CONTEST RULES
(Note the submission guidelines below ARE different from our normal guidelines)

GENERAL SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

1.  All entries due (postmarked) by July 1, 2014.

2.  The entry fee is $5.00 (see specific guidelines below).

3.  Entries should be mailed to the following address:

MOONSHINE PROSE CONTEST
401 Stonewater Bay Lane
Mount Holly, NC 28120

4.  If emailing entry, please submit to moonshinereview@carolina.rr.com.

NOTE: If entering via email, you must still send your payment to the above address before your submission will be considered.  Please include a cover letter with your payment which states all your contact information and the titles of your pieces.

5.  Please make checks payable to Anne M. Hicks.

PROSE SUBMISSIONS:

1.  For the entry fee of $5.00, you may enter up to two pieces of prose, each a maximum of 2,500 words.

2.  Include a cover letter with contact information and the titles of the pieces in your email and/or postal mail.

3.  Do NOT put your name anywhere on the piece itself.

4.  DO include the title of the story on every page and number the pages.

PHOTOGRAPHY SUBMISSIONS:

1.  For the entry fee of $5.00, you may enter up to eight photographs to be considered for the inside and cover.

2.  Photos for consideration inside must be a minimum of 300 dpi and 4″ x 6″ in size (vertical photos preferred).

2.  Photos submitted for cover consideration must be at least 300 dpi and 11″ x 8.5 ” in size (landscape ONLY).

3.  Submit high resolution JPEG only.

4.  If submitting via postal mail, send photos on a PC-formatted CD to:

MOONSHINE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
401 Stonewater Bay Lane
Mount Holly, NC 28120

5.  If submitting via email, send inquiry FIRST to moonshinereview@carolina.rr.com as to best method for file transfer.

Thank you and Good Luck!

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  1. […] (postmark). See more general submission criteria on their site. Note that they are also holding a 10th anniversary writing contest with entirely different criteria, a $5 submission fee, and a July 1, 2014 deadline. As ever, I […]

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