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Musepaper Poem Prize
Musepaper Story Prize
Musepaper Essay Prize

SIX (6) Musepaper Prizes will be awarded every month from across all genres.


  + Publication (online + print anthology)
  + Two Complimentary Copies
  + Custom Broadside Design
  + Promotion via press release; active campaigns (email/newsletter, web, social media, postcards) 
  + Enigma Gift


  — One (1) Submission / Month
  — Monthly Writing Prompt(s)
  — Free Write (anything goes)
  — Easy & Simple Submission Process
  — 66% off extra submissions (no limit)


  — 1,000 Words (or less)
  — Story, Essay, or 1-2 Poems
  — No Restrictions on Style
  — No Restrictions on Subject Matter
  — Deadline: Last Day of the Month

* We believe in the creative potential of every writer, regardless of experience. Blind and anonymous judging ensures equality to writers of every level. All writers are welcome, and no style or subject matter is off-limits.

* NMW’s Stress-Free Guarantee ensures fair and equal judging of all entries. In the unlikely event we are unable to judge your entry, we’ll contact you for resolution. Additionally, typos and minor grammatical errors are never penalized and will not affect judging.

Paperback + Hardcover
Print Anthologies

Enigma Prize™


Follow your muse
and find your voice

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