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Third prize winner of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Writing Contest Read more

Work Shanty Contest

First Prize winner of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Writing Contest Read more

Work Shanty Contest

Second prize winner of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Writing Contest Read more

Work Shanty Contest

Winners of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Contest

Announcing the winners of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Contest Read more

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Here are some li'l ditties we put together to get those brains a-workin' Deadline: December 15, 2018. Read more

CONTESTS

Pay As You Play by Janet Trull - 14th Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest 1st Prize Winner Read more

Postcard Story Contest

Quit by Lana Pesch - 14th Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest 2nd Prize Winner Read more

Postcard Story Contest

We’ve burned by Todd Besant - 14th Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest 3rd Prize Winner Read more

Postcard Story Contest

Write a modern work shanty for the chance to win cash prizes and publication. We're bringing back the old timey work shanty but updated for new timey jobs. Read more

Work Shanty Contest

The Foggeries by Tammy Armstrong - 13th Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest 1st Prize Winner Read more

Postcard Story Contest

We've made it even easier to enter the Erasure Poetry Contest with this helpful list of FAQ! Read more

Erasure Poetry Contest

Erase an excerpt from Wacousta, one of the oldest Canadian novels, into your own prize-winning poem. This contest is now closed. Read more

Erasure Poetry Contest

"I says to the guy next to me, I says, 'Is this some kind of a fucking cult or something?'" Third Prize winner of the 12th Annual Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest. Read more

Postcard Story Contest

First prize winner of the 2015 Short Long-Distance Writing Contest. Read more

Short Long-Distance Writing Contest

A goalie gives his son a tour of his scarred face in the Second Prize-winning entry to the 2015 Short Long-Distance Writing Contest. Read more

Short Long-Distance Writing Contest

An island rows away from North America in the Third Prize-winning entry to the 2015 Short Long-Distance Writing Contest by Jill Talbot. Read more

Short Long-Distance Writing Contest

First prize winner of the 10th Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest. Read more

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