Update: 50 over 50 Issue News

Update: 50 over 50 Issue News

When we set out to do this issue, we had no idea of the response it would receive. We are pleased (and a little overwhelmed) to say we received OVER A THOUSAND submissions to this issue. With this huge amount of writers, we have had to change the way we originally...

2023 Contest Winners Announced!

Congratulations to our 2023 contest winners and a big ‘Thank You’ to our judges, Bertrand Bickersteth, Jeanette Lynes & Conor Kerr! You can check out a preview of the winning pieces by clicking here. Share...
Burning Up/ Burning Down Update

Burning Up/ Burning Down Update

Hi everyone! We just wanted to let you know, we’re running a little behind and acceptances will be sent out early to mid-January instead of mid-December. Also, introducing our guest editor: Sue Goyette! Sue Goyette lives in K’jipuktuk (Halifax) and has...
Call for Submissions: 50 Over 50

Call for Submissions: 50 Over 50

Prairie Fire is giving centre stage to women writers over fifty! This special issue is a celebration that honours and recognizes the enormous contribution of living Canadian women writers, who have helped shape CanLit and continue to do so.  If you are a woman, aged...