Poetry

The Writer’s Hotel Master Class in Fiction, Nonfiction & Poetry

Our Master Class is centered on craft and the publishing industry. Each writer participates in an intensive workshop with a TWH instructor, attends lectures and seminars on craft, and is a part of our literary agent speed dating event. Writers also get to read their own original work in NYC at incredible venues. We also offer …

Published: December 12, 2014

Wantage (not just Betjeman) Literary Festival

This years sees a brilliant programme shaping up including Kate Adie and Andy McNab, plus a whole host of wonderful novelists, famous war historians, well-known environmentalists, biographers and poets, as well as writing workshops and talks. Not to be missed is the plotting and crime-writing workshop being run by Guardian Crime Master Class tutors Matthew …

Published: December 12, 2014

“Red” International Call For Writers by ArtAscent – Deadline October 31, 2014

This call theme is “Red.” Fire, passion, heat, sacrifice, vitality, danger, happiness, a primary colour. What shade is your red? Entries may include fiction, poetry, short stories and other written explorations (up to 900 words). Previously published or unpublished are eligible. Submissions must be the original work of the applicant(s). The mission of ArtAscent is …

Published: September 6, 2014

Bibliophilia.org: What does your avatar say about you?

An avatar can either chip away at the bland anonymity of cyberspace or it can symbolize something private to the user–or both at the same time. It can deceive, invent, re-invent, encapsulate, magnify, or downplay. An avatar can relate to a forum member’s username, but it doesn’t have to. It may or may not be …

Published: September 2, 2014

Riva Writing Studio’s Writing Contest 2014

Riva Writing Studio invites you to submit your short story or poem in the categories of fiction, science fiction, or poetry to our Writing Contest 2014. Submission is free, and so is the publicity of your work. The contest runs from September 1 through October 15, 2014. Submissions accepted via e-mail to the managing editor, …

Published: September 2, 2014

All Poetry Competition

Hello and Welcome to All Poetry Competition. This poetry competition is open to everyone and international. We are excited about showcasing the creative writing and poetic talent, skill and ability of all poets. We hope that you have inspiration to display the beauty and art of writing poems for the entire world to see your …

Published: August 15, 2014

TQ5 Poetry Contest

Contest Guidelines Please send us up to 5 unpublished poems of any style or sensibility, in .doc or .rtf format via Submittable, https://tupeloquarterly.submittable.com Multiple TQ editors will consider each entry and select 20 finalists. Please make sure your name is not on the uploaded document. You can enter your name and a short bio in …

Published: August 14, 2014

The Jane Lumley Prize for Emerging Writers from Hermeneutic Chaos!

Hermeneutic Chaos Literary Journal announces its first annual Jane Lumley Prize for Emerging Writers. The prize alternates each year between poetry and prose, and this year we seek to recognize an exceptional piece of poetry. There is no entry fee for the contest. A prize of $300 and publication will be awarded to a writer …

Published: August 12, 2014

Rocky Coast Writing Contest

The Maine Review seeks submissions for the Rocky Coast Contest Online submission deadline: September 15th, 2014 The Maine Review is a new literary magazine featuring creative nonfiction, poetry, short fiction, essays, and prose. Each cover is graced by the work of a Maine artist. Contest is open to all published and unpublished writers, and all …

Published: August 11, 2014

Prism Review short story & poetry contests!

Poetry Judge: Jen Hofer, poet, translator, book-maker, activist interpreter, educator, and urban cyclist. Hofer’s translation of Mexican poet Myriam Moscona’s Negro Marfil/Ivory Black (2011) received the 2012 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award from the Academy of American Poets and the 2012 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. Hofer’s recent books include one (2009) and The …

Published: August 11, 2014