We’ve launched Stories from the Heart for anyone who wants to read or write an uplifting story.
There is no limit to the number of stories you can publish.
From: Ronnie L. Smith, President, Writer’s Relief, Inc.
RE: Deadline Thursday, June 22
Here’s my personal invitation: Submit your work for our consideration TODAY.
We want to add a few new clients to our list. We are accepting work in the following genres only: novel/memoir, poetry, and short prose (fiction or personal essays). Please do not send children’s books or poetry collections. Thursday, June 22, is the deadline.
Hire us to do the research and the legwork involved in making submissions, and you’ll have more time to write. We have a service for every budget. However, entering our Full Service client list does require Review Board approval, and fewer than 20% of applications are accepted, so send your strongest work.
Submit your work today using our quick and easy online form. Click this link: http://www.writersrelief.com/
Deadline for submissions is Thursday, June 22.
Admission to our client list is by invitation only, so please send your best writing. Please note: Not all work is accepted.
Submission guidelines may be found at this link: http://www.writersrelief.com/
We’ve been helping creative writers find the best markets for their work for over 20 years. If your writing is strong, we may be able to help you too.
QUESTIONS? Give us a call today.
We look forward to reading your writing sample!
P.S. Whether or not our reviewers send an invitation to join our client list, every writer who applies to our Full Service will receive a FREE copy of our digital workbook, The Goal-Oriented Writer: How to Define and Organize Your Writing Goals, once they’ve submitted work for Review Board consideration. We love this workbook, and we think it will help you become a better writer.
P.P.S. This is a great time of year to get started. The majority of agents and editors in our database read through the summer months. Regular submissions = more acceptances. Submit your strongest writing samples to our Review Board today, and we’ll find the best markets most likely to be interested in accepting your work. Deadline is Thursday, June 22.
If you have already submitted for this Review Board call, we thank you. Our readers will respond to your submission shortly.
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“A deadline puts you up against the wall. That’s how I do all my writing. If I don’t have a deadline from someone else, I make a deadline.” ~Natalie Goldberg
“Make your characters live, make them real. If your readers do not empathize with your characters, your story, no matter how clever, must surely fail. Make them love your characters or hate them. Let the reader be envious of them or repelled or fascinated; but make the reader believe. There is only one way to do that: YOU must believe.” ~Sidney Sheldon
Calling all screenwriters!
Scriptapalooza Fellowship 2017 is here! This is your chance to take your screenwriting to new levels. For those who make the grade:
Fellowship Recipient Will Receive:
Five Recipients Will Receive:
Scriptapalooza Fellowship Entry Fees
Full info and to enter: SCRIPTAPALOOZA FELLOWSHIP
2 Elizabeths announce a special contest with a $325.00 Grand Prize.
HWG fan and friend of authors everywhere reminds us the deadline for entry is looming!
Would you like to see your manuscript turned into a book ready to sell? Enter it in AuthorU’s Draft to Dream Book Publishing Competition and you could win $7000 in publishing services for your book, Ideal for the self-published or independent author.
AuthorU is on the hunt for books in 5 categories:
Children’s – Juvenile – Young Adult – Fiction – Non-Fiction
One Winner will be selected from each of the 5 categories, PLUS the winner with the highest average score will receive a check for $1,000
Deadline is May 1st 2017. Enter promocode WDDTD to get $20 off your submission.
Details at AuthorU.org/Competition.html
This is the 26th FREE Dear Lucky Agent online contest with agent judges and super-cool prizes. Here’s the deal: With every contest, the details are essentially the same, but the niche itself changes-meaning each contest is focused around a specific category or two. If you’re writing any kind of fantasy or science fiction novel (for adults), then this 26th contest is for you! The contest is live through end of day, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016. The contest is judged by agent Mike Hoogland of Dystel & Goderich. (Dystel and Goderich will be repped at the 2017 LV Writers’ Conference.)
All you have to do is submit the first double-spaced page of your completed work of adult speculative fiction. Read more at Writers Digest
Then if you decide to go forward – what hav eyou got to lose, it’s free! – send E-mail entries to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please paste everything. No attachments.
Idaho Writers Guild announces annual contest.
This year’s categories:
* Short Story (3500 word max)
* Novel first ten pages (adult or new adult novel)
* Non-fiction (2500 word max)
b. newspaper/magazine article/essay
So, let the writing begin! Entries can be submitted now through the first of March. Final deadline March 5, 2017! But wait…there’s more! Each entry will be judged by two or more industry professionals AND you will receive the Judges’ scorecards – FREE with each entry! For questions contact the Contest Director at email@example.com. Download your submission guidelines and application today at https://idahowritersguild.blogspot.com/p/entries-must-be-received-by-march-5-2017.html $100 – First place winner in each category $50 – Second place winner in each category Third place certificate *Entries must score above a 75 to qualify as a winner.
For members of the HWG who are considering submitting to the annual anthology, the deadline for submissions on Writer’s Bloc 8 is fast approaching. You have until midnight of October 31, 2016. Rules are below:
The Neon Museum Visual Prompt Contest with Helen Magazine is now on progress. There’s no entry fee for this one, and the award is $25 and a Neon Museum gift bag with tickets, and a goodie bag provided by The Writer’s Block indie bookstore. Deadline is October 31, 2016; winner will be announced November 15, 2016.
Submission details and Images: Helen Magazine
Helen Stewart Poetry Award, an annual poetry contest for local Clark County poets, celebrates and honors the life of educator Helen Stewart. This year’s adjudicator is Lois Roma-Deeley. Three-place cash awards: 1st – $100; 2nd – $50; 3rd – $25. Submission deadline if February 1, 2017. Submission details at Helen Magazine.