5130 Davenport Dr.
Lansing, MI 48917

Short Story Contest

DTDL and the LCC Creative Writing Society present the 2022 Short Story Contest! Open to all writing levels and experience, ages 18+. 
Submission Dates: February 1 - March 18
A review panel of library staff, LCC faculty and LCC students will select first, second, and third place winners. There will also be an award for Readers' Choice. 
Submissions must be:

  • Original
  • Unpublished
  • 8000 characters or less
  • In English
  • Submitted through an account on the DTDL short story portal here.
Introductory class and review sessions available throughout February! Contact Adult Services at 517-321-4014x4 or for more information