Poetry

Writing Sucess in the Digital Age

Panels will cover topics such as copyright law, social media, multimedia writing, self-publishing on a budget, business tips and the future of publishing. Speakers include writers, publishers, marketing consultants, editors, and agents. Space is limited to 75 participants.

Published: September 26, 2013

Longleaf Press 2014 Poetry Chapbook Contest

The contest is open to residents of North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Virginia, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Florida who have not yet published a full-length collection of poetry. Submit: Title page with title only 18-23 pages of poetry $20 entry fee Self-addressed, stamped envelope Separate cover sheet (with name, address, phone, e-mail) NO NAME …

Published: September 26, 2013

North Carolina Writers’ Network 2013 Fall Conference

The 2013 North Carolina Writers’ Network Fall Conference will be held from November 15 to November 17 at the Holiday Inn Resort in Wrightsville Beach, NC. The conference offers workshops and master classes in creative nonfiction, fiction and poetry, as well as panels, lectures and workshops on indie publishing, publishers and agents, marketing for writers, …

Published: September 12, 2013

Nimrod Journal’s Conference for Readers and Writers

Join Nimrod International Journal for an all-day writing conference with workshops in fiction, poetry, memoir, YA fantasy, finding a literary agent, and more. Also featured will be panel discussions, readings, and the chance to sit down for a one-on-one editing session with an experienced editor. Key guests include fiction writers Cristina García and Joan Leegant; …

Published: September 12, 2013

Harpur Palate’s Milton Kessler Memorial Prize for Poetry

Harpur Palate’s Milton Kessler Memorial Prize for Poetry is open to all writers who submit unpublished poems in any style, form or genre. The $15 entry fee includes a one-year subscription to Harpur Palate. No more than 5 poems per entry. The winner receives a $500 prize, publication in the winter issue of Harpur Palate, …

Published: September 12, 2013

Vern Cowles Poetry Book Prize

The Cowles Prize is given annually for a full-length poetry manuscript. Submit a hardcopy manuscript of 48 – 100 pages, any style or theme, with a $25 entry fee by April 1 to Southeast Missouri State University Press, Cowles Poetry Book Prize, 1 University Plaza, Mail Stop 2650, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701. Blind judging. Visit …

Published: September 12, 2013

The Time & Place Prize

The second annual Time & Place Prize is now welcoming submissions from all writing genres. Last year we received wide-ranging entries from four continents. Submissions must be limited to 5,000 words and in PDF or Word formats. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older. The winner of the Time & Place Prize is …

Published: September 12, 2013

The Missouri Review’s 23rd Annual Editors’ Prize

$15,000 in prizes. Send your best fiction, poetry or essay for a chance to win. Winners and select runners up will be published in The Missouri Review. Enter by mail or online. Entry fee includes a one-year subscription to The Missouri Review. For more information visit the Missouri Review website.

Published: August 29, 2013