the frank mccourt memoir prize

February 15 - March 15

$1000- First Prize
$500 - Second Prize

Winning stories will be published in the Summer/Fall issue.

• 4,500 words max
• $15 per submission
• submission must be unpublished
•submission must be memoir
• one submission per author
• author name should not appear on submission

Make us laugh. Make us cry. Most importantly, tell us a story.


2018 Winners

"Backtracking" by April Sopkin

"Orlando" by Laurel Dixon

2017 Winners

"Delivering" by Suzy Vitello

"Sounds Kept in the Valley of the Tongue"
by Sarah Cadorette