Fiction

100 Word Writing Contest

Can you write a story with only 100 words? This flash fiction writing contest challenges you to tell a complete story with a limited number of words. Write about anything but do so with 100 words.

Published: February 27, 2018

The Writer’s Hotel NYC writers conference

THE WRITER’S HOTEL IS A SPECIAL HYBRID WRITERS CONFERENCE. The Writer’s Hotel “Mini MFA” is a one-of-a-kind conference. We work with writers of fiction, poetry and nonfiction. TWH Editors read and consult on each writer’s full length manuscript pre-conference, followed by a week-long conference in June, set at Midtown hotels: The Library Hotel, The Bryant …

Published: February 27, 2018

A Rally of Writers

The Rally is an educational, one-day writers’ conference. Now in its 31st year, Rally is the largest, longest-running warmest writing conference in the state. We bring together friendly, well-informed, published Michigan authors as Keynoter (Founder of Detroit’s Inside/Out Poetry project, poet and teacher, Terry Blackhawk) and as leaders of 16 breakout sessions for a large …

Published: February 16, 2018

Belize Writing Conference

The Belize Writers’ Conference, April 23 – 28 2018, for fiction, creative nonfiction, and memoir writers. Join New York literary agents and authors for the perfect blend of retreat, workshop, and creative inspiration. Master Classes, critique sessions, and yoga on the beach at an ecolodge in Belize. Details: www.joeygarcia.com/events

Published: February 16, 2018

2018 Winter Writers’ Weekend

Whether you are a first-time author, or have published several books, the sixth annual Winter Writers’ Weekend is great for you. We aren’t your average writers’ retreat. You’ll learn practical skills to not only write your book, but sell it, too.

Published: February 16, 2018

NCWN 2018 Spring Conference

The North Carolina Writers’ Network Spring Conference features intensive workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as publisher exhibits, “Lunch With an Author,” readings, an open mic, and the fourth annual “Slush Pile Live!” The faculty includes poets Emilia Philipps, Charmaine Cadeau, and Valerie Nieman; fiction writers Naima Coster and Heather Bell Adams; …

Published: February 16, 2018

Chanticleer Authors Conference – CAC18

ATTENTION ALL AUTHORS: Learn how to sharpen your prose and increase your book sales at Chanticleer Book Reviews and Int’l Writing Competitions Conference – CAC18! FEATURING: Ann Charles USA Today Best-Selling author; Beth Bacon, expert in GoogleAd Words and Amazon.com marketing; Sally DMareSipio award-winning executive producer, marketing strategist & content creator; Lake Perriquey attorney and …

Published: February 16, 2018

Five Line Poem With Specific Syllable Count

This is a fun poem to write. Write a poem that follows the following syllable count: 2-2-5-7-5. So the first line has two syllables, second line also has two syllables, third line has five, fourth has 7 and the final line has five again. There are no requirements on subject – so write about what …

Published: February 16, 2018

LCRW Short Story/Anthology Contest

Lilac City Rochester Writers is excited to announce our 2018 Short Story Contest and Anthology. Do you have a short story of 500 to 2500 words? This is the place to submit it. All genre of fiction accepted. but only fiction. The top stories will win a cash prize and up to the best 25 …

Published: February 16, 2018