Fifth Wednesday Journal is accepting submissions of short essays of 800 words or fewer on the subject of small literary magazines and the advance toward a digital world for literature. The winning essayist will receive a one-year subscription to Fifth Wednesday Journal and a FWJ T-shirt, and his or her essay will appear in FWJ’s fall issue and blog. To submit, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Put “Essay Competition” in the subject line and include your name, e-mail address, and a postal address in your message, but separate from your essay.
The submission deadline is July 1, 2015. FWJ will announce the winner on August 15, 2015.