There’s only one week left to enter the SCAD Writers’ Studio 2015 Writing Contest. “It could have been worse.”   Guidelines • Your entry must begin with the line, “It could have been worse.” • Entries should be double-spaced, in 12 pt font. • Entries must be between 600 and 750 words. • Put only […]

The “New York Times” is inviting college students nationwide to open their hearts and laptops and write an essay that describes what love is like for them today. Modern Love has held this contest twice over the last seven years, and the response from thousands of students at hundreds of colleges and universities was overwhelming […]

            NEW PRIZE LAUNCHED FOR FOR A POEM WRITTEN BY AN ADULT FOR CHILDREN The Caterpillar – the junior version of the arts and literature magazine The Moth – has launched a new poetry competition for adults writing for children (aged 7–11). The magazine, which includes poems and stories for […]

SCAD eLearning seeks writers The SCAD eLearning department is looking for part-time writers to work as part of the development team. If you are interested, apply now at SCAD Jobs. Sign up for Savannah elective courses Media Ethics WRIT 430 (CRN 22468) MW at 2 p.m. Taught by visiting writer Richard Babcock Babcock served as […]

The Center for Women Writers is excited about the opportunity to discover and encourage writers through their International Literary Awards. For the 2015 contest, the Reynolds Price Short Fiction Award for a short story up to 5,000 words will be judged by award-winning author Kris Saknussemm, the Penelope Niven Creative Nonfiction Award for a work […]

Jane’s Boy Press is seeking submissions of chapbook and full-length poetry manuscripts as well as poems for the annual journal, Ishka Bibble.  Accepted manuscripts will receive a publishing contract for that book and royalties from sales. Future calls will include several anthology projects.  The goal is to publish four to seven projects and the premier […]

riverSedge is now accepting submissions for its next issue. For contest guidelines and to upload submissions, visit riverSedge is a literary journal of culture and literature with an understanding of its place in the nation. Its name reflects a specific river edge with an openness to publish writers who use English, Tex-Mex, and Spanish […]

The Good Men Project is an online magazine that receives millions of hits every month and is dedicated to “tackling the issues and questions that are most relevant to men’s lives.” They are in need of poetry submissions dealing with men, masculinity or men’s issues. Even though the purpose of the site is to focus on “the […]

Portland Review Submissions Portland Review is now open for submissions to the winter 2015 issue until December 1, 2014. They are looking for fine-crafted fiction, poetry, nonfiction, art and blends of these for print and web publication. This year they are also accepting outside reviews of books and other materials. Contributing authors and artists receive […]

Calling all undergraduate Writing majors!  Submit your best fiction and nonfiction immediately. Faculty representatives from the SCAD Writing Department will read your work and nominate one piece from each category to the Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Intro Journals Project. AWP will then select winners, which will be published in the following literary journals: Hayden’s Ferry Review […]

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