• YOUTH WRITING FICTION AGES 13 TO 17 YEARS
• ADULTS WRITING FICTION AND NON-FICTION
OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF LANARK COUNTY
SUBMIT YOUR WRITING BY SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
TO ONE OF OUR 5 DROP POINT SPONSORS
Post-marked by or received by the end of business day at any one of Perth’s five Bookstores.
Backbeat Books and Music
6 Wilson Street West, Perth, Ontario, K7H 2M5, 613-466-0663
42 Gore Street East, Perth, Ontario, K7H 2L5 613-267-3241
Book Nook & other Treasures
60 Gore Street East, Perth, Ontario K7H 1H7 613-267-2350
76 Foster Street, Perth, Ontario, K7H 1S1 613-264-7257
37 Foster St. Perth ON K7H 1R8 613-264-9062Please include a non-refundable entry fee of $10 . Cash or cheque payable to Ottawa International Writers Festival, Perth Chapter.
Word count not more that 2500 words. All entries should be typed or legibly hand-written, double-spaced on a single side of 8-1/2” X11” paper. Each page must be numbered in the bottom left hand corner. The title should be at the top of each page. Margins should be a minimum of 1”, top, bottom and sides. No name must appear on the entry itself. A separate cover page with author’s name, title of the work, category of submission and word count. Phone numbers and mailing address.
WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SATURDAY OCTOBER 3RD 4PM AT THE OPENING OF THE ‘ONE BOOK ONE COMMUNITY EVENT’ AT THE CRYSTAL PALACE. WITH OPTION TO READ AN EXCERPT OF NO MORE THAN 5 MINUTES.