Entries are invited to the first ever Life’s Too Short short story prize.
For more information, go to http://www.lifestooshort.pk/
Entries will be judged by a panel consisting of Muhammad Hanif, Kamila Shamsie and Daniyal Mueenuddin.
First prize is Rs. 100,000/-, Second prize is Rs. 20,000/- and Third Prize is Rs. 10,000/-.
The ten best short stories selected by the judges will be published as an anthology.
Participants must be of Pakistani origin. Stories should not exceed 5,000 words. Entries must be in English. Poetry will not be accepted.
Entries must be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Submission deadline is 30 June 2009.