Writers’ Workshop @ Your Library

Nationally prominent authors and professional writing instructors offer a FREE day of practical information and inspiring advice for new or experienced authors Presentations begin at 9:30 a.m. with Susan Sloate delivering the keynote address, “Living the Writer’s Life.” Sabrina Jeffries, Carole Boston Weatherford, Annette Dunlap will also offer presentations.

Published: October 28, 2013

Red Hen Press

Seeks novels, memoirs, creative nonfiction, short story collections and books of poetry. Submit through electronic submissions manager. Charges $20 reading fee.

Published: October 7, 2013

Harvard Square Editions

Seeks literary fiction that breaks cultural boundaries with a social message. Send queries through online form.

Published: October 7, 2013

Green Writers Press

Seeks fiction, short stories, poetry and environmental essays that help foster a sustainable environment. Publishes its titles with environmentally-responsible practices and materials. Email submissions.

Published: October 7, 2013

Bellevue Literary Press

Publishes literary fiction and narrative nonfiction that merges the arts and sciences and promotes science literacy. Geared toward a general readership. Email submissions with full manuscript for fiction submissions. Submit manuscript or proposal for nonfiction submissions.

Published: October 7, 2013

YoungArts 2014

In recognition of up-and-coming artists, YoungArts awards • Cash prizes of up to $10,000 • Access to scholarships, professional contacts and career opportunities including the chance to appear in YoungArts MasterClass on HBO • Opportunities to participate in master classes with renowned artists such as Edward Albee and John Guare and collaborate with artists from …

Published: October 7, 2013

Eric Hoffer Award for Short Prose

Offers prize and anthology publication for unpublished short fiction or creative nonfiction up to 10,000 words. Online submissions only. No simultaneous submissions. Writers can submit one story per quarter.

Published: October 7, 2013