Short Story Competition Being Sponsored by Westview


Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s literary journal Westview is holding a short story competition for all SWOSU student writers.

Winners of the competition will be eligible for publication in the Spring/Summer 2014 issue of Westview and will be honored at the Westview Writers’ Festival. Winners will also receive a complimentary copy of Westview, a prize pack, and will have the opportunity to read the short story at the upcoming Writers’ Festival.

Short stories should be between 2,500 and 5,000 words and should not be pornographic in nature nor feature explicit language. Entries can be submitted as an email attachment and sent to The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, January 8.

For more information, contact Westview editor Dr. Amanda Smith at or 580.774.3734.