The Fresher Writing Prize 2015

We are delighted to launch The Fresher Writing Prize 2015, the annual award established by Fresher Publishing to encourage and support new writers. There are various categories to enter, from the short story to poetry and scriptwriting to creative non-fiction, and our prizes have been carefully selected to help new writers get their foot onto …

Published: January 24, 2015

Trainless Magazine Letter Writing Contest

Trainless Magazine is looking for letters written from a person who is either traveling or living abroad. They can be from any time or place, to a loved one or to friends or strangers, sending any message imaginable. The only regulation is that the sender of the letter is sending it from somewhere else, preferably …

Published: January 24, 2015

The Strongest Start Book Competition

Can your book keep us reading? The Strongest Start Book Competition judges the first three chapters of your book to find those that start with the most compelling opening chapters. The book does not need to be finished. The competition only judges the first three chapters. The competition is also unique in that it is …

Published: January 23, 2015

The Greenwich Village Literary Review

The TGVLR is a free, bi-annual, online magazine, which debuted in June of 2014. We accept unsolicited submissions in the categories of fiction, poetry, non-fiction, photography, and graphic arts. There is no payment for work accepted for publication.

Published: January 22, 2015

Epiphany Magazine Chapbook Contest

EPIPHANY MAGAZINE CHAPBOOK CONTEST GUIDELINES Submissions Period: January 15-March 15 2015 Award: Publication, cash prize in each genre & 5 contributor copies Reading Fee: $6 per submission Eligibility: Please submit work for the following genres: • Fiction, judged by Luis Jaramillo • Poetry, judged by Katie Peterson • Literary nonfiction, judged by Kristin Dombek • …

Published: January 19, 2015

Cycles Theme – Nonfiction Stories Wanted

Vol 3, Issue 1 2015 – Thought Notebook Journal The space and time continuum that we live in produces many instances of cycles. Our breathing continues on in a cyclical nature, as does many processes in science, and society. These rhythmic events are observed all around us, some unconsciously and others controlled. Be challenged and …

Published: January 18, 2015

Molly Prize

The 2015 annual MOLLY Prize will be awarded for an article or series of up to four short, related articles or columns telling the stories that need telling, challenge conventional wisdom, focus on civil liberties and/or social justice, and embody the intelligence, deep thinking and/or passionate wit that marked Molly’s work.

Published: January 15, 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