Mardi Gras Anthology

The SOLA Mardi Gras Anthology writing contest will open for submissions starting April 1, 2017. We will update the contest information page in January. Feel free to get a jump start on your submission with the details we have below.

All short stories submitted must have a Mardi Gras/New Orleans theme and must have a romantic element in the story. All genres are accepted. The contest is open to both published and unpublished writers.

Submission Length: Between 2,500 and 7,500 words.

Contest Timeline: Open for submissions on May 1st  2017. Entries limited to the 1st 100 submissions.

Deadline: Contest closes July 21st 2017 (Midnight Standard Central time.)

Winners will be included in the anthology, notified via email, and posted on SOLA’s website.

Entry Fee/Submissions: $20.00 through PayPal. All entries must be submitted electronically. (Do not submit funds or manuscripts until the contest officially opens.)