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, …
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 …
Dark Tales is a professionally-published anthology now in its tenth year. To celebrate their anniversary, they have now re-launched our quarterly short story competition. 5,000 words or less.
Entice us. Submit the opening (up to 1500 words) of your book (any genre) to Writer Advice’s 2nd Scintillating Starts Contest. All finalists are winners (small cash award) & can say that to prospective publishers. Deadline: 10/18/13. Details at www.writeradvice.com.
Parasite Publications is holding its First Annual Character Contest. We are looking for intense, mind-blowing character fiction in the form of a short story. 3 cash awards, $500 for 3rd place, $750 for 2nd and $1000 for 1st. Submission Requirements 1. Authors must submit original content without copyright restrictions. 2. Submissions must be between 2,000 …
Publishes paranormal romance, science fiction and fantasy, children
Publishes science fiction and fantasy novels in the 100,000 to 300,000-word range. Currently interested in the adult fiction subgenres of sword and sorcery, epic fantasy and contemporary/urban fantasy. Also looking for speculative young adult fiction in any subgenre. Accepts email submissions only.
Seeks agented nonfiction, plus futuristic science fiction, true crime, steampunk, YA-YA (YA written by young adults), horror, thriller, historical fiction, hard-boiled mystery, mainstream fiction, historical romance, time-travel romance and paranormal romance. Accepts email submissions only. See website for current needs.
Publishes commercial and literary fiction, historical fiction, mysteries, thrillers, suspense, romance, paranormal/horror, sci-fi/fantasy, nonfiction and young adult fiction. Submit from website form only.
Publishes poetry and fiction from Canadian authors, nonfiction from any author. Nonfiction subjects include creative nonfiction, business, sports, true crime, biography, pop culture, history. Fiction includes sci-fi/fantasy, graphic novels, literary fiction. Prefers electronic submissions.