Young Adult

International Sweek Feminist Campaign: #HerStory

International Women’s Day 2018 gives us the perfect opportunity to stand together through the power of storytelling. We invite you to write a story with a female protagonist – even if you’re male! It’s all about solidarity. From 28th of February until 15th of April, we’re collecting stories of women, their achievements, strength, obstacles, courage …

Published: March 26, 2018

Lune Spark Young Writers’ Short Story Contest

YOUR CHILD CAN BE ON OUR NEXT BOOK! ($ 1,700 CASH PRIZES) Think you know a child who is 10 to 16 years of age who could write a wonderful story? If the answer is “yes”, then this is a great opportunity for him/her to show his/her talent and get a chance to get published. …

Published: March 26, 2018

It’s all about da memes

Memes have taken over the internet! And they’re about to enter fiction! Write a fictional story featuring at least 1 meme character or reference. Perhaps it’s Doge. Or Harambe. Or Crying Jordan.

Published: March 26, 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

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

Your Laugh Line’s Humorous Book Awards

Your Laugh Line wants to save the world with laughter. The organization does it through books, by finding an assortment of humorous works each week to promote to their newsletter and social media subscribers. Now they are hosting their inaugural Humorous Book Awards: a search for the funniest books published in 2017. The contest has …

Published: February 16, 2018

Leapfrog Fiction Contest

The 2018 Leapfrog Fiction Contest, now in its 10th year, is open to submissions Jan. 15–May 1. Entry fee: $33. Adult and children’s (MG and YA) novels, novellas, and story collections, minimum 22,000 words. Finalist judge: Marie-Helene Bertino. Finalist award: $150 plus manuscript critique from finalist judge. First prize: both finalist awards plus contract offer …

Published: February 16, 2018

Nerds Of The Force

A fun contest to win some strong free exposure. Share some fun works and meet new writers!

Published: January 19, 2018