Jamey Hatley, the 2006 Faulkner - Wisdom Creative Writing Competition winner for her novel-in-progress, sends a friendly reminder to everyone that the deadline for this year's entries is May 1. The Competition is for previously unpublished work. Categories include: Novel, Novella, Novel-in-Progress, Short Story, Essay, Poetry, and Short Story by a High School Student. Entry fees for the High School, Essay, and Short Story categories range from $10 to $30. Detailed guidelines are available here.
Shown above is Antoine Bootz's lovely photo of Faulkner House found in one of my old notebooks.
To learn a bit more about the current owners of Faulkner House, Rosemary James and Joseph De Salvo Jr., visit Bayou Contessa. And be sure to click here to learn about Faulkner House Books.
In this shot, writer Jamey's entrance wears colors similar to Faulkner House.
Artist Susana Raab has done a series on the homes of masterful Southern writers. Shown above is Eudora's Garden, Jackson, Mississippi, 2007. (That's Eudora Welty, in case you were uncertain.) Susana sells prints on Etsy.