Competition Rules and Criteria:

Our judges will evaluate your short fiction or non-fiction submission (up to 1000 words) with attention to organization and development (unity, order of ideas and depth), expression (voice, word choice, fluency) and conventions of grammar and spelling. 

NOTE:  Original entries may be short form, or an excerpt from a longer work, but the judges will read all entries as unified and complete. 

Please read the following information carefully. Entries not adhering to these guidelines may be disqualified.  

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* 1. Membership in WOTR is not a requirement for any submitting writer living in Eastern Washington, but it is a requirement for any writer living elsewhere in Washington. No out-of-state submissions will be considered. (This has been changed from previous years’ competitions.) Please check the appropriate box:

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* 2. Entries must meet the following criteria.  Please check each box to verify that your submission qualifies:

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