Carve annually hosts the Prose & Poetry Contest for submissions in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. There is one winner in each genre category, each awarded a $1000 prize.
Readers can find the winners of the 2019 contest in the Spring 2020 issue.
“A Simple Case” by Nancy Lundmerer
“From the Book on Pit Firing Pottery” by Sarah Sousa
“Cleft” by Jason M. Glover
The judges for this past year’s contest were Lydia Kiesling in fiction, Analicia Sotelo in nonfiction, and Benjamin Busch in poetry. Submissions for this year’s contest will reopen at the beginning of October.