Feeling creative? Enter the Dallas Public Library’s Short Story Contest

DALLAS, TX – Do you have a story to tell? If so, you could win a prize in the Dallas Public Library’s Short Story Contest. The contest is part of the Third Annual International Book Fair, to be held Oct. 24-26 at the Central Library, 1515 Young St.

First, second and third place prizes will be awarded, and winners will be invited to a special ceremony with local, national and international authors. Stories must be original, not a copy of an existing piece, and not previously published, and entrants must be 18 or older.

Stories can be submitted in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean, and may be submitted in person, or by mail to: International Book Fair, 1515 Young St, Dallas, TX 75201 or to mrodriguez@dallaslibrary.org. Deadline for entries is 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30. See complete rules and requirements at http://www.dallasinternationalbookfair.com/Rules%20of%20Contest.pdf.