Contest is open April 1, 2019 , closes on April 30, 2019 at midnight.

Submission Guidelines : THEME: PARENTING ADVENTURES!
Entries must be accompanied by the entry fee. Multiple entries are accepted with a second submission fee depending on the category.
Short Story entry is a maximum of 1000 words, no minimum word count.
Before entering, please review our FAQ, shown below.
Pay the contest entry fee, located above and submit your entry via the form below. Questions can be directed to

By entering, you agree to contest rules applied by Lorraine Marie Media & Publishing Inc. listed below.
An independent jury panel will be selected, based on a point system, all decisions are as awarded.



Who can enter our contests?
The contest is open to any resident of Canada

What is the Theme of the Contest?
Contest theme is Parenting Adventures: either through creative non-fiction, short story, will be published in our June Issue of YEG INSPIRED

Creative Non-Fiction (must be family friendly). A true story, a biography, a memoir up to 3000 words.
Short Story, Non Fiction /No Minimum, Maximum 1000 words

What Prizes are awarded?
Prizes are awarded for each category.
First Prize: $50
Second Prize: $25
Third Prize: Honourable mention
Each winner will receive a copy of the magazine showcasing their published story or photo essay.

Additional Guidelines, Rules and Regulations.
Entries are open for previously unpublished works.
Works that have been previously published or submitted to other contests, magazines are not eligible, as well as previous story submissions.
Digital submissions received through our site are only accepted, we unfortunately will not accept submissions via any other format.
Fees are non refundable and nontransferable
Winning Entries will receive a printed copy.
Entry Fee is $6
Lorraine Marie Media & Publishing Inc, holds first serial rights to all winning entries, works belong to the creator following publication.
Upon entering the competition you are giving permission for your entry if chosen as a winning entry may be used in future promotion for upcoming contests. your work will be shown in our publications, websites, social media channels, credit remains with the creator. When you enter, you are stating that you are the creator of the images you have entered and you own the copyright.
Model releases acquired are the responsibility of the creator.
You agree you are a Canadian resident, and owner and creator to the submission. You agree your entry has not been previously published on any media including personal blogs. You acknowledge and warrant your submission does not violate or infringe any copyright, trademark, contract, or proprietary rights of others, or contain anything libellous or defamatory, and agree to indemnify and hold Publisher harmless against any final judgment resulting from the falsity of the foregoing warranties. You agree upon acceptance, Lorraine Marie Media & Publishing Inc the non-exclusive, royalty-free right worldwide right to publish, license to use, host, store, cache, reproduce, publish, display (publicly or otherwise), perform (publicly or otherwise), distribute, transmit, modify or adapt (including, without limitation, in order to conform it to the requirements of any networks, devices, services, or media through which the Media are available) said Content. This extends to any affiliated media, including domestic and foreign, including any successor, similar or replacement versions thereof. By submitting, you agree to provide to Lorraine Marie Media & Publishing Inc to store your name and e-mail address. This information will be used by Lorraine Marie Media & Publishing Inc for the limited purpose of contacting you, should the need arise, in relation to any Content submitted. Upon entering this contest electronically you are in agreement with the above terms and conditions.