Posts made in February, 2015

2015 Arizona Mystery Writers 4th Annual – Jim Martin Memorial Story Contest

2015 Arizona Mystery Writers 4th Annual- Jim Martin Memorial Story Contest Deadline is: June 1, 2015 $10 entry fee. Prizes: 1st=$200 2nd=$100 3rd=$75 We are now accepting – Mystery, suspense, or thriller stories. 2500 word maximum length. Blind judging. Contest rules and entry form on the website:  http://www.arizonamysterywriters.com/?page_id=1449 Past winners are posted on the website. We are an independent, nonprofit club supporting mystery writing in Arizona. Contest deadline: June 1, 2015. This contest is open to all. Contact: amwcontest@gmail.com Visit our website for details:...

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Cycles Theme – Nonfiction Stories Wanted

Deadline: Sunday, March 1, 2015 Entry Fees: None Prizes: Every contributor accepted for the issue will receive a $30 CanvasPop gift card and a digital contributors copy of the issue. Description Vol 3, Issue 1 2015 – Thought Notebook Journal The space and time continuum that we live in produces many instances of cycles. Our breathing continues on in a cyclical nature, as does many processes in science, and society. These rhythmic events are observed all around us, some unconsciously and others controlled. Be challenged and consider submitting your Cycles themed literary and visual art for our next journal issue. Think deeper about your work and provide a thematic connection with your submission. All literary art submitted should be 3000 words or less. We are open to various sizes of visual art. Along with you submission please provide some thoughts on how your piece connects with the theme. See our guidelines page for additional details at www.thoughtcollection.org/submissions See www.thoughtnotebook.org/journal-issues to learn more about our journal and our current issue just released – The Nature Of Occurrences. The journal is available in print and digital. The digital issue is only $0.99 as we believe in equal access to art and literature. Contact Information: journal@thoughtcollection.org Visit the website:...

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GINOSKO FLASH FICTION CONTEST

Deadline: Sunday, March 1, 2015 Entry Fees $10 Prizes $500 and publication Description: The Ginosko Flash Fiction Award is for an unpublished work of flash fiction. Awarded piece is selected through a submission process open to all writers. Submit up to 2 pieces, 800 words maximum each piece. Final Judges:  Maggie Heaps, Michael Hettich, Gary Lundy, E M Schorb, Larissa Shmailo, Andrena Zawinski, Andrei Guruianu, Robert Paul Cesaretti. Awarded work will be published in Ginosko Literary Journal, http://GinoskoLiteraryJournal.com/ Please submit work, along with a brief bio, and cover letter if desired, to GinoskoContest@gmail.com . Attachments must be in .wps, .doc, .rtf, or .pdf form, otherwise they will not be considered (please include last name on every page submitted). Contact Information Ginosko Literary Journal P.O. Box 246 Fairfax, CA 94978 GinoskoContest@gmail.com Visit the website:...

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“Magnificence” International Call For Writers by ArtAscent – Deadline February 28, 2015

Deadline: Saturday, February 28, 2015 Entry Fees: Writers – Entries start at $10 $10+ Prizes: The Gold writer will be featured in the ArtAscent Art & Literature Journal complete with an artist profile review written by our art writer. From three to seven writers in total will be published in ArtAscent Art & Literature Journal; showcased, along with website links, in an online exhibition on the ArtAscent website for at least two years; and, promoted on the ArtAscent Facebook and Twitter feeds. Description: | Theme: This call theme is “Magnificence” A concept that is noble or sublime. A thing that is lavishly munificent or extravagant. An object that is of exceptional beauty, size or other feature. A place that is extraordinarily fine or superb. A person of greatness, making a splendid appearance or show. A feeling of grandness. What magnificence will you showcase? | Eligible Submissions: 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). Open to international artists. Apply using the online form. | About ArtAscent: The mission of ArtAscent is to promote artists of images and words, and connect them with art lovers. This is accomplished by calls for artists and writers, artist profiling, art magazine publication, and artist and writer online showcasing. Each call is theme based, with the intent to showcase diverse creative explorations of that theme via various media. Contact Information: | Call application: https://artascent.com/the-call-for-artists-and-writers/ Visit the website:...

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The Park Bench Writing Competition

Deadline: Saturday, February 28, 2015 Entry Fees £3.00 or free to Write, Learn and Publish members Prizes 1st Prize: £195 2nd Prize: £150 3rd Prize: £100 Description Using the photo published online for inspiration, you have just 1000 words in which to complete your story. Open to writers worldwide. Contact Information Creative1 Publishing Larch House Route de la Taoulere Eysus 64400 France Visit the website for details:...

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