Browsing All posts tagged under »writing contest«

Chicken Soup for the Soul — Story Call Out

February 10, 2011


Chicken Soup for the Soup (CSFTS) has another publication coming up. I’ve heard it’s difficult getting accepted (even by other published authors), so I suggest that you become familiar with CSFTS stories before you submit anything for consideration. You have until May 15. See the details below to enter … Chicken Soup for the Soul: […]

Writing Contest — Glimmer Train

February 2, 2011


Glimmer Train has another short story award for writers. If you’re interested,  read more, visit the site for rules and submit a manuscript for consideration. —————————————————————————- Upcoming deadline: The February Short Story Award for New Writers closes February 28. See guidelines. This category is open only to writers whose fiction has not appeared in any print publication with […]

Pen Tales Short Story Contest

January 28, 2011


I received notice of a new writing contest open to writers WORLDWIDE in which I thought ya’ll might be interested. If submitting an article in a foreign language, the contest requires that you include an English translation. Google provides a translation tool that I often use, and many foreigners (non-US speaking friends) tell me that […]

2011 Sandy Writing Contest — Crested Butte Writers

November 17, 2010


Crested Butte Writers are hosting the 2011 Sandy Writing Contest, a writing contest for all unpublished authors. Judges include editors and agents from high-profile companies. Simon & Schuster and Waxman Literary Agency are on the final judging list. The contest defines “unpublished” — “For the purposes of this contest, online, e-books, and self-published works are […]

“Saturday Writers” Writing Contest — Deadline Extended to November 10 (postmark)

November 8, 2010


I just received this notice from my writing group and wanted to pass it along to you all in case you were interested in participating. Pat Wahler’s email is included at the end for questions or inquiries. ———————————————————————————————————————————————————– The deadline for the 2010 Saturday Writers 9th Annual Short Story Contest has been extended until November 10 (postmark). The complete guidelines are […]

New Poetry Contest — Springfield, MO Poets and Friends

November 8, 2010


Saw a poetry contest I thought some of you might be interested in. The details are below. Do not hesitate to email the contacts noted at the end if you have questions or need more information. Please note that the contest even allows for children Grades 6-12 to enter. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————- 2010 Springfield, MO POETS AND FRIENDS 11th ANNUAL […]

New Poetry Contest — Sponsored by Conceit Magazine

August 30, 2010


If you’re looking for a poetry contest, here’s one I’ve never heard of before. It costs $7 per entry for up to two poems, and you can win up to $50. See further details below. Follow the directions and stay away from centos. The online Merriam-Webster dictionary defines a cento as “… a literary work made […]

Local Writing Contest — Kansas and Missouri Writers ONLY

July 12, 2010


Submit a winning poem by September 15, 2010, and you could snag an easy $100. The only caveat is that you have to live in Kansas or Missouri. Read the details below. I copied/pasted them from the original Writer’s Place post at — Visit this site for questions or further details, and GOOD LUCK!! Davis […]

Patchwork Path Books Looking for Anthologies

May 3, 2010


Patchwork Path Books is looking for … Creative original stories and essays from all writers. Fiction and nonfiction will be considered. Previously published material will be considered including stories, articles, and book excerpts (NO POETRY). Author must hold reprint rights to previously published material. Story Word Count: 250 to 2000 words Authors may submit up to […]

Chicken Soup for the Soul – April 30 Deadline

April 21, 2010


Chicken Soup for the Soul has a story call out for their Think Positive edition. See the Chicken Soup for the Soul ad below and follow the directions provided if you are interested in submitting a story. The deadline for submissions is April 30, so you better hurry. ——————————————– Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive 101 […]


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