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Before the Fireworks, Enter Dogwood’s Prize

Before you head off to enjoy fireworks, take a few minutes to enter Dogwood’s Literary Prize.  $1,000 will be awarded each for the best poem, story, and work of nonfiction entered by September 5th.  That’s double the prize money we’ve offered before, and we have increased our prizes to invest even more in writers.   Enter […]
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Dogwood Literary Prize Goes Live with Double the Prize Money!

That’s right–we’ve taken the plunge!  This year for the first time, Dogwood will offer three prizes of $1,000 each for the best poem, essay, and story that come our way during the prize period (July 1 – September 5).  Rather than choosing among the genre winners a grand winner, all three winners in genre will […]
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2017 Dogwood Literary Prize Winners!

Dogwood 2017 is at the printer, and we are happy to announce the winners of this year’s prize, each of whose work will be featured in the magazine along with all finalists (see finalist listing by separate post). This year’s Grand Prize Winner is Laura Read’s poem, “Margaret Corrine, Dunseith, North Dakota, 1932.” Laura received […]
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2017 Dogwood Literary Prize Finalists Announced

The editors of Dogwood are happy to announce the finalists they have chosen for the 2017 Dogwood Literary Prizes. The winners, chosen by Sarah Einstein (nonfiction), Karen Osborn (fiction), and Michele Glazer (poetry), will be announced in a few short weeks, so stay tuned for that. All finalists and winners will be published in Dogwood […]
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A Fall Spent Reading: The Coming of Fall Marks the Final Weekend for Dogwood Literary Prize Entries

As fall approaches, so does the deadline for writers to enter the Dogwood Literary Prizes.  Enter by September 5th!  Winners in the three genres of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction will be chosen by judges in each genre; a grand prize winner will then be chosen from among those three.  The grand prize winner will receive […]
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As We Head into the Final Weeks of Dogwood’s Contest, Nonfiction Judge Announced; $1500 in Prizes

We’re pleased to announce that the Nonfiction Judge for this year’s contest will be Sarah Einstein.  Sarah Einstein teaches creative writing at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is the author of Mot: A Memoir (University of Georgia Press 2015) and Remnants of Passion (Shebooks 2014). Her work has also appeared in a variety […]
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From Your Writing Desk to the World: Enter Our Contest and See Your Work in Print

We know you’re enjoying those last hazy days of summer working serenely at a writing desk just like this one, but remember that until September 5, you can enter Dogwood‘s 2017 Literary Prizes in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for a chance at the $1000 prize and publication.  Learn more at our submittable page.  Those who […]
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Big News: Karen Osborn will judge our fiction submissions

We are please to let you know that the fiction judge for this year’s contest is Karen Osborn, the author of four novels: Patchwork, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, Between Earth and Sky, The River Road, and Centerville, which won the Independent Publishers Award in 2013. Her poetry has been published […]
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The 2017 Dogwood Literary Prize Is Underway, And…

…we’re proud to announce that the poetry judge for this year’s contest will be Michele Glazer, who is the author of three books of poems, most recently, On Tact, & the Made Up World (Iowa). She teaches in and directs the MFA and BFA programs at Portland State University. Stay tuned for announcements in coming […]
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Entries Being Accepted for Dogwood’s 2017 Literary Prizes

Fireworks aren’t the only thing that make this weekend special!  As of July 1, you can enter Dogwood‘s 2017 Literary Prizes for a chance at the $1000 prize and publication.  Learn more at our submittable page.  Those who would prefer not to enter the contest but would like their work considered in our always-blind review […]
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