In June 2013, my husband, Gordon, learned that his melanoma had gone metastatic. He had half a dozen tumours in his abdomen and one in his brain. We were both devastated at the news and wondered whether it was “game-over.” But our oncologist encouraged Gordon to look for a clinical trial. We...
Short Prose Competition
The Writers’ Union of Canada Annual Short Prose Competition for Developing Writers awards a $2,500 cash prize annually to the best Canadian work of up to 2,500 words in the English language, fiction or non-fiction, written by an author not yet published in book format. The next deadline will be March 1, 2017, and the competition will be launched in December 2016. Check back at that time for full rules, regulations, and guidelines.