Fog Lit Festival

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

4th Annual Fog Lit Emerging Writers Journal

  • Eligibility:
    • Previously published stories and poems are not eligible.
    • Fog Lit defines an emerging writer as someone who does not have a book published (traditionally, self published or e-published).
    • All entrants must be residents of Saint John County, Kings County or Charlotte County.
  • Format:
    • Entries must be typed, double spaced on plain white 8’ by 11’ paper, in standard fonts such as Times Roman or Arial, size 11 or 12.
    • Acceptable formats are .DOC, .DOCX, .ODT, .RFT & .TXT.  PDF formats will NOT be accepted. 
    • Multiple page submissions must contain a page number and the title of your story as a header on every page.
    • Poetry entries must not exceed 100 lines.  
    • Short Fiction entries must not exceed 3000 words.  
  • How to submit:
    • NEW: We will NOT accept hand delivered submissions or submissions by e-mail.
    •  All Adult entries must be submitted through Submittable.
    •  Youth entries can either be mailed in or sent through Submittable on behalf of a parent/guardian.
    • Limit of three (3) entries per person.
    • Entries will not be returned so please don’t send your original/only copy.
  • Mailing address (youth entries ONLY):

ATTN: Rosalyn Hyslop
190 Vincent Road
Quispamsis, NB   E2E 1P5