CONTEST: Sycamore Review’s 2013 Wabash Prize for Nonfiction/Poetry

    More info at: http://www.sycamorereview.com/contest/ 2013 WABASH PRIZE FOR NONFICTION Final Judge: Cheryl Strayed First Prize: $1000 and publication in the Winter/Spring 2014 issue GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSIONS Submission Deadline: October 22, 2013 1. For each submission, send one nonfiction piece (limit 7,500 words). 2. A $15 reading fee (submitted online) must accompany each submission. The reading fee includes a […]

Book review: Cheryl Strayed’s “Wild”

(*Disclaimer: This gets a little defensive of the nonfiction genre. I tried to not. But fuck it, I do what I want.) Mid-month I finally got around to reading Cheryl Strayed’s memoir Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail. I’d been hearing wonderful things about it over the summer and fall of […]