Fiction

Writer Advice’s 2nd Scintillating Starts Contest

Entice us. Submit the opening (up to 1500 words) of your book (any genre) to Writer Advice’s 2nd Scintillating Starts Contest. All finalists are winners (small cash award) & can say that to prospective publishers. Deadline: 10/18/13. Details at www.writeradvice.com.

Published: August 13, 2013

Parasite Publications First Annual Character Contest

Parasite Publications is holding its First Annual Character Contest. We are looking for intense, mind-blowing character fiction in the form of a short story. 3 cash awards, $500 for 3rd place, $750 for 2nd and $1000 for 1st. Submission Requirements 1. Authors must submit original content without copyright restrictions. 2. Submissions must be between 2,000 …

Published: August 13, 2013

Anaphora Literary Press

The Anaphora Literary Press was started as an academic press with the publication of the Pennsylvania Literary Journal (PLJ) in 2009. In the Winter of 2010, Anaphora began accepting book-length submissions. Anaphora has now published over 60 creative and non-fiction books. John Paul Jaramillo’s collection of short stories received an honorable mention for the Latino …

Published: August 13, 2013

Brown University

Offers concentrations in fiction, poetry, electronic writing (hypertext) and mixed media.

Published: August 8, 2013

Goddard College

Offers concentrations in fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, memoir, playwriting, screenwriting, graphic novels and cross-genre

Published: August 8, 2013

Lesley University

Offers concentrations in fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, writing for young people, and writing for stage and screen.

Published: August 8, 2013