Peculiar, Boxcar, Travel, Presses & more


A full list may be found at

 the Opportunities Page

 “A Dish Called Wanda” Contest

sponsored by A Word With You Press

deadline August 15, 2010

details @


First Annual Rogue Bud Writing Competition

submit an “essay on why I should select your novel to be considered for publication. Include a one page synopsis of your novel with the entry essay…”

deadline September 15, 2010

details @


Rick Magazine

seeks” stories of accommodations we’ve known or made or imagined, and how they shape us”

theme: Accommodations

deadline September 15, 2010

details @


Travel CUTS: Get Away video contest

 “write a story explaining your reasons for free trips home for the 2010/2011 academic year and submit the video…”

deadline September 30, 2010

details @


Winter Harvest: Jewish Writing in St. Louis

seeking fiction, poetry, folklore, life stories, essays, modern midrashim and art

for a sequel “to the anthologies First Harvest: Jewish Writing in St. Louis, 1991-1997 and New Harvest: Jewish Writing in St. Louis, 1998-2005 edited by Howard Schwartz and Barbara Raznick”

deadline September 30, 2010

details @


Peculiar Pages  

Monstors & Mormons Anthology  

accepting themed fiction, poetry, plays & monologues,  

illustration & photography, and graphic art  

deadline October 1, 2010

details @

(scroll down right side margin)


The Tulane Review

poetry, prose, and artwork

for Winter 2010 Issue

deadline October 22, 2010

details @


Boxcar Poetry Review

seeks poetry, artwork, photography, interviews, and reviews

no deadline listed but recently switched to quarterly format

details @


Broadview Press

welcomes “submissions in a wide range of areas, but please keep in mind that our main focus is books in the Humanities (particularly in English Studies and in Philosophy) that are suitable for undergraduate course use at the college and university level.”

details @


Freehand Books

an imprint of Broadview Press

seeks “original work by emerging and established Canadian writers from across the country, and consider book-length manuscripts of fiction (novels and short story collections), poetry, and literary non-fiction.”

details @


Ruminate: a magazine of faith in literature and art

seeks fiction, creative nonfiction,  interviews, reviews, poetry, and visual art

Winter Issue #18, Sounds and Silence: Deadline August 15th, 2010

Spring Issue #19, Sustaining: Deadline November 15th, 2010

details @




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