There are no restrictions on theme, category, or the length of the piece or collection from which the beginning comes.
Word limit is 250 for prose and 25 words for poetry.
Graphic novel entries should be the first page (unlimited number of panels on that page) with a maximum of 250 words…so, cut the number of panels in order to meet the word count, if needed.
Visual art entries should be the first in a series, the first in a gallery line up, the first photo in a themed collection, etc. Art entries are limited to one image with up to 250 words to describe the series, line up or collection.
Entry fee: $5 USD.
Prize: $250 cash, publication for the winner, publication offered to runners-up and finalists.
Closing date: Thursday 1 October 2020.
For more information, visit Sunspot Literary Journal’s website.