But, good news, I received this reminder email from Ploughshares today and I'm passing it along. (I already sent in my submission! Fingers crossed.)
Have you heard about Ploughshares' Emerging Fiction Writers' Contest? Win $500 and get published.
Since 1971, Ploughshares has been committed to promoting the work of up-and-coming writers. In the spirit of the magazine’s founding mission, the Ploughshares Emerging Writers Contest will recognize a story by an emerging fiction writer.
The deadline for this contest is March 15, 2011. To enter, and to read the full contest rules, visit the contest page on our website, pshares.org.
This is your chance to break out -- don't miss this opportunity to get published!
Ploughshares Literary Magazine
PS: Here's a direct link to the contest page in case it isn't showing up correctly above: http://www.pshares.org/submit/Emerging-Fiction-Writers-Contest.cfm