SFR Contests


Send us your fiction and nonfiction work on the theme "I Shouldn’t Say This, But..." Enter one or both categories online for a chance to win cash prizes worth up to $100 and gifts from local businesses, and best of all, be published in our Dec. 5 issue. Entry fees help support our journalism.

  • Entries must be made online beginning Oct. 1 and before 11:59 pm on Oct. 31. A $10 fee per entry applies.
  • Entries should not exceed 1,800 words, must be submitted digitally and previously unpublished. Paid contributors to SFR in the last year are not eligible.
  • Writers must submit their name, physical address, email address, phone number and the submission title in the online form. No cover letter, and no author name on the submission itself.
  • Questions, contact Julie Ann Grimm at 988-5541 ext. 1215 or