Category: Ask Duotrope

Where we answer questions about the publishing industry and submissions from writers and creators.

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Ask Duotrope: Contests

Is it possible to tell if a person has any chance at winning a contest? I sometimes wonder if it’s worth my money to enter. Are the prizes financed by the aggregated entry fees? Is there any way to increase one’s chances of winning? 

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Ask Duotrope

Do you have a question for Duotrope that will be of interest to other writers and creators? We’re especially looking for questions for a writer’s perspective about submitting work to publishers.