Spotlight: Artist, Poet and Short Story Author Leon A. Walker

“I have to find the words to clearly convey to readers exactly what those emotions felt like. And this must be done within the context of a story in a way that justifies such emotions. So, in my view as the storyteller, I am obligated to provide a fearless and truthful impression…”

venue for young writers and artists

“We’re always looking for new writers and artists, and we really want to encourage all our young readers to send us their work.”

anthology with a heart seeks poetry and short stories

accepting poetry and short story submissions in three categories: Youth (15 & under), Young Adult (16 – 18) and Adult (18+)…

paying market accepting subs

What they’re looking for: “Each piece should contain elements critical of both sides of the political spectrum.”

venue reopens April 13th for submissions

“This is a blog for real people who are willing to share themselves vulnerably and authentically.”

Yale Sponsored Writer’s Contest

“All finalists will be published on SAGE Magazine’s website and considered for our annual print publication…Writers under 20 must include their age to be considered for special mention.”