Nonfiction

Cayova Sponsorship Program

A new social network called Cayova hosts a sponsorship competition for aspiring writers with a prize of $10,000. Blogging, biography, literary criticism, poetry, drama, screenplay, history, fact or fiction, everything and anything using the written word qualifies. Cayova wants to allow writers across all genres to be able to concentrate on their creativity and reward …

Published: July 29, 2013

Creative Nonfiction: Mistakes

For an upcoming issue, Creative Nonfiction is seeking new essays about mistakes—major or minor, tragic or serendipitous, funny or painful. Looking for stories about poor decisions, missteps, or miscalculations. Wants to read about embarrassing boo-boos, dangerous misjudgments, or fortuitous faux pas in well-crafted stories that explore the nature and outcomes of human fallibility. Essays must …

Published: July 24, 2013

Oh, Baby: True Stories About Tiny Humans

Seeks well-written, true narratives about the art and science/wonder and struggle of birth, babyhood and childrearing. Whether it’s about adopting them or making them, raising them or ‘sitting them, loving them or fearing them, if you’ve got a story about tiny humans at the outset of life, we want to read it. Essays must be …

Published: July 24, 2013

San Miguel Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival

Sponsored by the San Miguel Literary Sala, the annual conference is held in sunny, historic San Miguel de Allende, known worldwide as a mecca for writers, artists, and musicians. The entire town is a World heritage Site filled with cobblestone streets and brightly painted 18th century architecture. It is ringed by mountains and worlds away …

Published: July 24, 2013

Thames & Hudson

Publishes illustrated books about art, architecture, decorative arts, design, fashion, photography, travel, history, archaeology, spirituality and natural history. Also publishes some children’s books. Submit queries and proposals up to six pages in the body of an email only.

Published: July 23, 2013

Nortia Press

Interested in fiction and nonfiction with a focus on global affairs. Submit queries by email. General inquiries: contact@nortiapress.com Queries: acquisitions@nortiapress.com.

Published: July 23, 2013