Fiction

65 Little Words

Using the photo published online for inspiration, create a story in just 65 words or less. Open to writers worldwide. Full rules online.

Published: January 17, 2015

The Writer’s Notebook

The Writer’s Notebook will be running a short story competition every month. Entries should be a minimum of 400 words and a maximum of 1500 words based on a theme announced on the 1st of each month. Entries will be narrowed down to a shortlist of three short stories, which will be voted on by …

Published: January 17, 2015

WREN Radio Anthology

WREN Radio Anthology Contest Rules: 1. Age: 18 and older 2. Non-Refundable Entry fee – $5 (Five Dollars) 3. How to enter: Entrants must visit Creative Corners Gallery, Books & Gifts at 115 SE 6th Avenue, Topeka, Kansas for an email address and unique identifying code in order to enter the competition. No other Email, …

Published: January 16, 2015

Flash Fiction

500 words to write a complete story, must use the photo published online for inspiration. Open to writers worldwide.

Published: January 14, 2015

White Pine Writing Contest

The Maine Review’s Writing Prizes in Fiction, Poetry, and Nonfiction The Maine Review invites writers to enter the White Pine Writing Contest. Prizes include publication along with $100 for the best prose piece, $100 for the best poem, and a free subscription to the Review for winners of Honorable Mention awards. All writers who enter …

Published: January 14, 2015

Green Book Festival

The 2015 Green Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual competition honoring books that contribute to greater understanding, respect for and positive action on the changing worldwide environment. This year, the event will be held for the first time on the East Coast. The 2015 Green Book Festival will consider published, …

Published: January 13, 2015

TulipTree Review

TulipTree Review is looking for submissions for its inaugural issue! $1,000 will be awarded in each category, and the suggested theme for this round of contests is “Begin.”

Published: January 13, 2015

Los Angeles Book Festival

The 2015 Los Angeles Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual celebration of books deserving more attention from the world publishing community. The Los Angeles Book Festival will consider entries in general non-fiction, fiction, biography/autobiography, children’s books, young adult, how-to, cookbooks, science fiction, business, wild card (anything goes!), compilations/anthologies, sequels (for …

Published: January 13, 2015