The Ploughshares Emerging Writer's Contest recognizes fiction, poetry, and nonfiction by writers who have yet to publish or self-publish a book of their own work. One winner in each genre will receive $2,000, publication in Ploughshares, and a conversation with a literary agent at Aevitas Creative Management. Judged by Amelia Gray, Chen Chen, and Danielle Geller, the 2022 Emerging Writer's Contest is open for submissions until May 15, 2022.
Visit pshares.org to review the contest guidelines and enter your work!
House Standoff follows Joe DeMarco to Wyoming, scene of a storied armed standoff between a defiant cattle rancher and federal agents. But DeMarco doesn’t care about the standoff; this mission is personal for him.
Now in paperback.