Fiction

Tide Lock Prize

Submit unpublished novel, novella or collection of stories. Submissions must be 150 pages (approximately 35,000 words) or longer. Submit through online submission manager.

Published: December 4, 2013

Third Coast Poetry and Fiction Contest

Send up to three poems or a short story of up to 9,000 words. Fiction judged by Ramona Ausubel. Poetry judged by Cathy Park Hong. Submit by postal mail or through online submission manager.

Published: December 4, 2013

december Awards

Submit one short story or essay, maximum 8,000 words, or up to three poems. Send through online submission manager or regular mail.

Published: December 4, 2013

The Big Moose Prize

Open to new, emerging and established writers. Submit unpublished novel through online submission manager only.

Published: December 4, 2013

The Rock River Review

The Rock River Review is UW-Rock County’s undergraduate literary journal. Seeking submissions for fiction, poetry, art and nonfiction. Publishes a print edition and features writing on the website. Submit to urock.journal@gmail.com

Published: December 2, 2013

Southern California Writers’ Conference

Founded and run by professional writers, the SCWC provides veteran and emerging talent with authoritative feedback to help distinguish those manuscripts that are ready for market consideration. The conference facilitates some $4 million worth of first-time authors’ book and screen deals. With extended one-on-one evaluation and dozens of interactive workshops, the SCWC is among the …

Published: December 2, 2013