Ruth Moose Flash Fiction
- Contest is currently OPEN.
- Open to all CWC members and to non-member residents of the North and South Carolina.
- Entries must be original and unpublished. This includes blogs, Facebook, websites and any other digital media.
For short fiction of up to 500 words.
Only one entry per contest is allowed.
Entry Fee: CWC Members: $15.00, Non-members: $20.00
Prizes: First Place: $150.00, Second Place: $75.00, Third Place: $25.00
Prizes will be awarded in December at the CWC general meeting.
Include submission title and word count in the upper left corner of document.
- For inquiries or questions, contact David Poston, Contest Chair.
Ruth Moose Flash Fiction Contest Judge
Ruth Moose will be the judge for her namesake contest!
RUTH MOOSE is the 2013 winner of the Minotaur Books/Malice Domestic Competition. She won the PEN Award for Syndicated Fiction, the Robert Ruark Award for the Short Story, and the Sam Ragan Fine Arts Award. She has received 3 Pushcart nominations and a National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship. She's published three collections of short stories and six collections of poetry, and is the author of Doing It at the Dixie Dew. She was on the Creative Writing faculty at UNC Chapel Hill for fifteen years.
Ruth Moose writes. For forty years she’s written poems, short stories, book reviews and columns and recently completed her first second novel. Originally from Albemarle, North Carolina, she now lives in Pittsboro, North Carolina, where she continues to write and teach since her retirement from the faculty of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Creative Writing Department in 2010.