The Fiddlehead's 2022 Creative Nonfiction contest is now open and we're excited to announce that Lindsay Wong will be judging this year's submissions!
Lindsay Wong is the author of the critically-acclaimed, award winning and bestselling memoir THE WOO-WOO (2018). It has been optioned for TV by Escape Artists/NBC. She has also written a YA novel for Simon Pulse entitled MY SUMMER OF LOVE AND MISFORTUNE. Wong is the author of the short story collection TELL ME PLEASANT THINGS ABOUT IMMORTALITY (Penguin Random House Canada, forthcoming). She has a BFA in creative writing from the University of British Columbia and an MFA in literary nonfiction from Columbia University. Wong is a Part-Time Lecturer in Creative Nonfiction in the Optional-Residency MFA Program at The University of British Columbia. She is based in Burnaby, BC. Follow her on Twitter @LindsayMWong or on Instagram @Lindsaywong.M.
There will be one prize of $2000 for the winning submission. Check out the contest submission guidelines for more information!
This year's contest deadline is Wednesday, June 1, 2022 (postmarked for mailed entries and 11:59 pm Atlantic Standard Time for Submittable entries).
Good luck to all entrants!