Nonfiction

The Write Stuff Conference (Greater Lehigh Valley Writers Group)

•Thursday and Friday preconference sessions •22 interactive sessions with industry leading authors, editors and agents •Continental breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon snacks •Page Cuts critique on Friday evening (Limited attendance, register early) •Pitch Practice sessions Friday evening •Agent/editor pitch sessions on Saturday (Limited sessions, register early) •Lunch and Keynote Speaker Kristen Lamb: Boy Am I …

Published: January 25, 2015

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