Ends on December 31, 2019


  • Authors must have a connection to the National Capital Region of Canada (Ottawa-Gatineau & The Valley)
  • Please submit a 1,500 to 6,000 word short-story or novel excerpt from an unpublished manuscript.
  • We only accept fiction pieces.
  • Simultaneous submissions are welcome, provided that you notify us promptly if a manuscript has been accepted by another publication.
  • Ensure your name, address, email, telephone number, and word count are included on the first page of your attached piece. 
  • Double-space the work and use 12-point font Times New Roman.
  • Submit only in .doc or .docx format.


Response Time

We publish a story each week and respond promptly inside of a month.

Thank you for your interest in the OPP Gallery. We look forward to reading your submission.