Please submit a chapbook-length work (no more than 36 pages) by 30 April 2011. Chapbook should be in a .doc, .docx or PDF document. Please indicate "Equinox" in the subject line of your email. Our suggested reading donation is $10 via Paypal, check, or money order.* Please send your submission to


The selected entry will be announced in the Spring/Summer issue of Fact-Simile. The writer will receive ten percent of the final book/object print run with additional copies available at a discounted rate.

Chapbook Title


Past winners

2010 (coming very soon--we promise!)

C. McAllister Williams Neon Augury
Andrew K. Peterson Bonjour Meriwether and the Rabid Maps (runner-up)
Jessica Wigent You're Going to Die, Jess Wigent (runner up)


Joseph Cooper Point of Intersection
Matt Reeck Midwinter (runner-up)
Travis Cebula Some Colors MayTouch Regardless (runner up)


*We say suggested because we understand financial hardship and that not everyone can easily pay a $10 reading fee. We do not want to exclude anyone, so pay as you can. See our donation button to send another amount. You can also send cookies, anything handmade, tchotchkes, books and/or love. Please email us to inquire about postal mailing instructions.