Monday, December 10, 2007


Guerilla is a quarterly consideration of Ottawa culture at ground level: the celebrated, the unknown, the historic, and the avant-garde.
The 2008 Guerilla Magazine Micro-fiction Contest
Create a world with just 300 words

The Contest

Entry Deadline: January 10, 2008
Open to all residents of the Capital Region (i.e. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada and area)
No entry fee
Winning entries published in the print and online editions of Guerilla #15 (March 2008)
Top three entries paired with an original illustration by Anthony Tremmaglia (
Honourable mention entries may also be published

Winning entrants receive a Guerilla t-shirt and other prizes courtesy of the Ottawa International Writers Festival.
Winning entrants retain copyright but grant first publishing rights to Guerilla magazine for a period of six months.

The Micro-fiction

Be 300 words or less
Be previously unpublished
Contain at least once instance of the word "Ottawa"
Be clearly recognizable as fiction (not poetry or prose poetry)
Be e-mailed to: by midnight Jan 10, 2008

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