Our Annual contest is now open! Submissions can be made either by mail or through submittable. The contest closes January 1, 2016.



The 2015 Summer Contest Issue is now available for purchase at the MR Store and at Newpages.



Congratulations to our 2015 Contest winners and finalists:


Poetry                                                Fiction


Winner:                                              Winner:

Sarah New                                        Charles Ramsay McCrory


Finalists:                                           Finalists:

A.H. Jerriod Avant                            Emily Geminder

Nicole Balin                                      Kristin Inciardi

Juliana Daugherty                            Timothy O'Leary

Samantha Deal                                Adam Schwartz

Laura Donnelly                                Geoff Wyss

Erica Ehrenberg

Lana I. Ghannam

Emily Hipchen

Mariana Lin

Matt Mauch

Dana Roeser

Wesley Rothman

Carol Smith

Kathleen Winter




The 2015 Novella Issue is available for purchase at Newpages and at the MR Store.


MR 2014 Fiction Prize winner Kirstin Valdez Quade named a 5 Under 35 by the National Book Foundation. Her collection Night at the Fiestas has recently been published.


MR 41.3 contributor Molly Antopol's The UnAmericans made the National Book Award's Longlist







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