The George Garrett Fiction Prize Judge Announcement!

TRP is excited to announce that Vi Khi Nao will be the final judge of the 2022 George Garrett Fiction Prize.

The X. J. Kennedy Poetry Prize Judge Announcement!

TRP is excited to announce that Kimiko Hahn will be the final judge of the 2022 X. J. Kennedy Poetry Prize.

Mark Your Calendars! (June)

Calls for submissions from The McNeese Review. Goodreads giveaway. Events with Jesse Graves, Jenny Shank, and more. See what’s comping up in June!

Accepting Rejection

A former creative writing professor of mine once explained said that she received a small card, no bigger than a business card, in the mail. On this little card, were the words, “Your submission was not accepted.”

Weeding Out the Good Reads

My friend has a habit of reading the last page of a book, before ever looking at the first page.

Another friend doesn’t judge a book by its cover, rather they glance at its spine.

Yet another friend does this thing where they looks at a book’s sleeve, reads the author’s biography and pretends to talk to the author by wondering, how did you get from point A to point B? How can I get published?

Clay Reynolds Novella Prize

Submissions are closing soon for the 2017 Clay Reynolds Novella Prize.