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Narrative regularly publishes fiction, poetry, and nonfiction, including stories, novels, novel excerpts, novellas, personal essays, humor, sketches, memoirs in addition to submissions for issues of narrative magazine itself, we also encourage submissions for our story of the week, literary contests, and readers' narratives. Genre of writing: critical essay, dramatic script, flash fiction, humor, journalism, novel writing, personal essay & memoir, poetry, science fiction & fantasy, short story, writing portfolio (graduating seniors only) level of competition: regionally: somewhat competitive nationally: very competitive. [prize details] submissions will be accepted separately: personal essay prize or narrative journalism prize each prize winner will be awarded $200 entry fees go toward this award, and any fees that push past the cost of running this contest will be put forth to pay proximity writers in 2018 finalists will be announced in.
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