The 2023 National Excellence in Story Telling (NEST) sponsored by Central Region Oklahoma Writers is open for entries!
If you have a fiction novel or short work published in 2021 or 2022 you are eligible to enter!!
***Early bird rates if you pay before January 1, 2023: Novel: $25, Short: $20
~ Seven categories with two winners in each category–one for novels and one for short stories/novellas.
~ Prizes: First place winners will receive…
* A lovely customized engraved award
* Your book/win shared to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
* Featured in a ‘winner’ trailer that will be shared on Social Media and on this website
* Winners and finalists will receive certificates.
~ FEES: $30 for novels, $25 for shorts. (If paid before January 1, 2023, the fee is $25 for novels and $20 for shorts)
(Entries must have an original publication date of and must have been for sale in 2021 or 2022)