flatmanCrooked Fiction Contest

Creative Writing Alum, Kaelan Smith, who runs the new literary anthology flatmanCrooked, would like to announce their first annual fiction contest.

The 2009 Flatmancrooked Prize for Excellent Writing Done During a Period of Great Fiscal Renewal is officially live. Aimee Bender, who wrote The Girl in the Flammable Skirt, amongst other books, and who teaches at the USC Creative Writing PhD, is judging the contest. The winner get $1,000, and the top ten stories will get published in our next anthology. You have until August 15th, 2009 to enter. Head here to enter!

Polish up your stories, and good luck to all entrants.