Writers competition deadline next month

WENATCHEE — With the holidays over, now’s the time to fine tune your literary project. Write on the River is accepting submissions for its 12th annual writers competition.

Categories are nonfiction (essay, article or memoir) and fiction (short story or narrative, complete as written or as an excerpt) on any theme or subject in 1,000 words or less. Submissions should be original, previously unpublished work.

The fee for entry is $20 per submission, or $40 per submission with three written critiques. Cash prizes will be awarded.

The deadline for all submissions is Feb. 15.

For complete details, competition rules, or a submission form, visit the Write On The River website writeontheriver.org.