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Major Entries Upgrade

How you manage submissions on Zealous is changing. We are excited to let you know we are rebuilding our submissions experience from scratch. This means faster load time, a beautiful new UI for administrators and judges and a whole new set of features.


Burial Rites

Zealous Stories: Short Story winner, Yvette Naden, is an obsessive writer of poetry and prose. Written between lectures and assignments at university, as well as a busy social life, her winning short story Burial Rites tackles themes of grief, loss and infidelity.


Voice Like an Insect

Zealous Stories: Print winner, Angelica Trimble-Yanu, was born and raised in Oakland, California and is an enrolled member of the Oglála Lakȟóta Nation. Angelica's interdisciplinary approach explores the nuanced concepts of identity, ancestral memory, sacred homeland, and traditional narrative.