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Hurry! Deadline is Tuesday: Nelson Algren Short Story Award

Nelson Algren Short Story Award sponsored by Chicago Tribune accepting stories up to 10,000 words no entry fee deadline February 15 2011 details @ http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/books/chi-nelson-algren-award-112910,0,7904777.htmlstory

Call for: Poets, Teen Writers, Anthologies Subs, Fantasy Writers and More

Melange Books seeks mainstream, contemporary and erotica submissions for anthologies, ebooks and print opens for submissions on Feb 1, 2011 details @ http://www.melange-books.com/subs.html    Flash Fire 500 Contest accepting flash fiction deadline Feb 13, 2011 details @ http://flashfire500.blogspot.com/p/2011-contest.html   Mirror Dance novice and teen writers encouraged to submit seeks fantasy flash-fiction and prose poetry Summer […]

February Deadlines: The Other Journal, Soundzine, Status Hat

  The Other Journal accepting for Spring issue theme FOOD submissions include critical essays and reviews, poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction deadline Feb 1, 2011 details @  http://theotherjournal.com/info.php?page=submissions   Soundzine reopens for subs on Feb 1, 2011 (ck site for details) We accept quality poetry and flash fiction (800 word maximum), as well as author’s […]

Can you write a $20,000 skit?

Live with Regis and Kelly along with Quaker Oatmeal present Great Days Start Here! Contest share a video of your morning routine “We are searching for the most fun, exciting and entertaining video submission.” deadline February 18, 2011 details @ http://www.dadt.com/live/contest/greatdays/index.html    opportunities page for more February deadlines check “Quick Finds” in the right margin subscribe […]

Amazon Novel Contest, Meditation Poetry Contest, and More…

Heads up: Amazon Novel Award Contest… The 2011 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award sponsored by Amazon.com, along with Penguin Group (USA) and CreateSpace this fourth annual contest offers “two grand prizes: one for General Fiction and one for Young Adult Fiction” opens Jan 24 – closes Feb 6, 2011 details http://www.amazon.com/b?node=332264011   2011 Spirit First Meditation […]