Something for every writer

Contests: no entry fee 

Student Writers Win £1,000

plus a month @ the Norman Mailer Writers Colony

sponsored by British GQ Magazine

& Norman Mailer Writers Colony

Accepting subs til 5/1/10

nonfiction entries only

details @ http://bit.ly/cPWpZB

 

Foley Poetry Contest

$1,000 Cash Prize

Subs accepted til 3/31/10

unpublished poems only

details @ http://bit.ly/a9GEsY

 

The Glass Woman Prize

up to $600 + publication

Subs accepted up to 3/21/10

short fiction or creative nonfiction (prose)

details @ http://bit.ly/9uSxTf

 

Kenyon Review Short Fiction Contest

writers age 30 & under

Winner offered scholarship

& publication in 2011 issue

Accepting 2/1 – 2/28/10

short fiction up to 1200 words

details @ http://bit.ly/bfPswH

 

Short Month, Short Stories Contest

sponsored by Harvard Bookstore

accepting unpublished works up to 500 words

HURRY! Deadline 2/17/10

details @ http://bit.ly/ac2THR

 

Writing Opportunities: 

Fiction Writers Review

welcomes unsolicited reviews

also interviews, essays & blog entries

Send a LOI &/or clips to

fictionwritersreview@gmail.com

ATT: Anne Stameshkin, Editor

View site @ http://bit.ly/9Us5T9

 

Wooden Horse Publishing

Part-time Writer/Data Entry

Send short cover letter and

one page resume to

Meg: mweaver@woodenhorsepub

View site @ http://bit.ly/bXdzTn

 

Writers Weekly

purchases articles for 2 publications

~600 words, $60 for electronic rights

Submit query with credits to

angela@writersweekly.com

View site @ http://bit.ly/aDcl5T

 

Accepting Submissions: no reading fee

The Abaton

Des Moines University’s Lit Journal

accepting literary expressions, artwork & photos

details @ http://bit.ly/aLEZdc

(scroll down…)

 

Beloit Poetry Journal

if published, will be eligible for

Chad Walsh Poetry Prize ($3500 in 2009)

details @ http://bit.ly/biRikX

 

Circlet Press

Anthologies open for subs for both til 2/19/10

1) Queerpunk Anthology

seeking GLBTQ cyberpunk stories

details @ http://bit.ly/dyNC4P

2) Like Butterflies in Iron Anthology

seeking urban faeries stories

details @ http://bit.ly/aGY1Hn

 

The Dollar Stretcher

Welcomes new writers

Buys all rights, accepts reprints

Seeks time & money saving articles

details @ http://bit.ly/9lCBRd

 

The Fiddlehead Lit Journal (Canadian)

seeks fiction & poetry

with freshness & surprise

details @ http://bit.ly/ctZG0v

 

Full Armor Magazine

Dragondreamz Publications

seeks fiction & nonfiction

for first periodical set for 6/10

details @ http://bit.ly/abJYtu

 

Magma Poetry issue 47

theme: the devil & all his works

accepting magma poetry

open for subs til 2/28/10

details @ http://bit.ly/ae3qWe

 

GEMS Girls’ Clubs

(Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior)

seeks subs for two magazines 

1) Shine brightly(target age 9-14)

seeks stories, quizzes, poems, etc

details @ http://bit.ly/aJQVhk

2) Sparkle (target grades 1-3)

seeks stories, quizzes, poems, etc

details @ http://bit.ly/dBp3hp

 

upstreet issue six

literary anthology/magazine

accepting poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction

thru 3/1/10

details @ http://bit.ly/cUZF1D

 

Awards: no entry fee

Charles Johnson Student Fiction Award

competition open to undergrad & grad in US

submissions must be postmarked in FEB

one unpublished short story receives

$1000 & a copy of C. Johnson’s book

details @ http://bit.ly/aQt0QU

 

Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award

Prize €15,000 (Irish) for fiction

by published Irish author

closing date 3/5/10

details @ http://bit.ly/dolZXQ

 

Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award

sponsored by Lotus Press

Open to African American poets

$500 cash & publication

details @ http://bit.ly/cP2EsQ

(scroll down, click guidelines)

 

Seminar: no application fee

Sozopol Fiction Seminar

sponsored by The Elizabeth Kostova Foundation

offerd to 5 English & 5 Bulgarian language writers

applications due by 3/15/10

details @ http://bit.ly/bgcq7j

(click on English to translate)

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