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Dear Friends,

Donate today to support Dactyl Foundation’s Award for Literary Fiction.

Dactyl Foundation has lately concentrated on growing the literary fiction community, which has dwindled over the past twenty years as publishing houses began to focus on big sellers ignoring the niche market of fine literature. In 2010, we launched Dactyl Review, a community of literary fiction writers who review literary fiction and nominate works for Dactyl Foundation’s $1000 annual prize.  The contest is open to any living literary fiction writer, regardless of date of publication or type of publication. We are especially interested in books that came out some time ago and have not yet received the recognition they deserve.

Award recipients for past years are Sea of Hooks by Lindsay Hill, Hush Now, Don’t Explain by Dennis Must, The Double Life of Alfred Buber by David Schmahmann, Cocoa Almond Darling by Jeffra Hays, and Shadowplay by Norman Lock. Read reviews of nominated works and vote for your favorite on The final decision and announcement for the 2019 winner will be made in January.

Support this worthy project now by donating $100 or more.  There are a lot of great writers out there who need encouragement. We can’t do it without you. Thanks in advance for your support. Dactyl Foundation is a 501 c3 organization, and your donation is fully tax-deductible.

Your friends in art and thought,

Neil Grayson, Director, Visual Arts
Victoria N. Alexander, PhD, Director, Public Programs

A Special thanks to those individuals & Organizations
who have supported Dactyl’s Programs

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