Fresh Eyes and Renewed Perspectives CNF Contest

We are looking for outstanding creative nonfiction pieces 2750 words or less that reflect on seeing something, someone, or a situation with "fresh eyes" or a "renewed perspective". 

  • First place will be awarded $100 and be featured in our Winter Solstice 2022 Collection
  • Second place will be awarded $50 and be featured in our Winter Solstice 2022 Collection
  • Third place will be awarded $25 and be featured in our Winter Solstice 2022 Collection
  • Submissions will be accepted until October 15, 2022 
  • $10.50 submission fee
  • Please use a standard 12-pt font
  • Previously published works and works forthcoming elsewhere will not be considered
  • Multiple and simultaneous submissions are permitted; however, each submission requires a separate submission fee. Please withdraw your piece immediately if it is accepted elsewhere. 
  • .doc, .docx, .pdf file types are great
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