Each year, we gain respect for the responsibility of reading prize entries. We receive creative work in a creative spirit. To all of the writers who submitted, wherever they find themselves on the continuum of skill and confidence, please know that your work was carefully considered, appreciated, and wished well. We’re grateful to Patrick Ryan […]

October is both delicious and terrifying, never in the expected ways. In homage to surprising inevitability, we’re opening our prizes in hopes of reading the story or essay you were scared to write, since that kind of writing is often the tastiest. Each submission to The Lamar York Prizes for Fiction and Nonfiction receives votes from at […]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The Chattahoochee Review (TCR), in partnership with the Academy of American Poets, is pleased to announce that submissions are now being accepted for the 2015 Academy of American Poets University & College Poetry Prizes. All currently enrolled GPC students are eligible to win one of the prizes and may submit up to three (3) […]

There’s still time to submit to our Lamar York Prizes for Fiction and Nonfiction, dear writers! Why not beat the crowd and submit today? Every year, we’re amazed by the talent in our prizes submissions. And this year, celebrated writers David James Poissant and Marcia Aldrich will be judging. We couldn’t be more excited! The contests […]

The Lamar York Prizes for Fiction and Nonfiction await your stories and essays! With early submissions encouraged, now is the perfect time to submit! About our judges: Fiction David James Poissant is the author of The Heaven of Animals: Stories (Simon & Schuster, 2014). His stories and essays have appeared in The Atlantic, The Chicago Tribune, […]

Autumn is TCR‘s favorite, since that’s when The Lamar York Prizes for Fiction and Nonfiction open to you, dear writers! Every year, we’re amazed by the talent in our prizes submissions. And this year, celebrated writers David James Poissant and Marcia Aldrich will be judging. We couldn’t be more excited! About our judges: Fiction David James Poissant […]

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