No entry fee, no word or entry limit (although please be reasonable and remember that your best work has the best shot of winning).
$500 award to first place and publication on my website and blogspot http://www.bathshebamonk.com/ and
http://www.bathshebamonk.blogspot.com . No electronic submissions. Please, send your manuscript(s) via USPS mail to: The Bathsheba Monk Short Story Contest, 2435 W. Walnut St., Allentown, PA 18104. Please double space your manuscripts and make sure you have toner in your printer. Please tell us about yourself in a cover letter. Simultaneous submissions are okay, but please let contest know if your manuscript is accepted for publication elsewhere in the meantime. Manuscripts cannot be returned, and everyone will be notified of results via email. Deadline is December 31, 2008. Winner announced in February. Details available on this blogspot: http://www.bathshebamonkssc.blogspot.com