This site features current writing opportunities for authors of all genres, with a preference for Christian publications. The submission opportunites featured on this blogsite have been collected by Sally Clark. The source of the information is listed at the bottom of each post. Please check these websites for additional writing articles and information on submissions in other genres.

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Tiger's Eye Press Drought Anthology

August 28, 2015
Tiger’s Eye Press Drought Anthology
 
Four small presses have joined to publish an anthology of poetry with drought as its theme. Drought is not just a lack of water, and we would like to read your idea of what drought means to you.
 
Theme: Drought
 
Working Title: The Absence of Something Specified
 
Submission period is brief, so send soon. 7/1/15--9/30/15
 
Send up to 3 poems, no restriction on length, simultaneous submissions allowed, no multiple submissions, and previously published poems allowed if you hold the rights. Send your poems in a continuous Word document, a short bio (up to 59 words), and a cover letter to drought.anthology@gmail.com
 
The Editors of
Fern Rock Falls, Noah's Shoes, Uttered Chaos,& Tiger's Eye Presses


 

Mighty Media Press

August 27, 2015
Mighty Media Press  
 
We accept submissions ONLY during our reading period (September 1 to June 1).
 
Mighty Media press delivers captivating books and media that ignite a child’s curiosity, imagination, social awareness, and sense of adventure.
 
Genres we publish include: Middle –grade Fiction, Middle-grade Nonfiction, Picture Books
 
We do not publish plays, screenplays, short story collections, or poetry.
 
Mighty Kids. Mighty Minds. Mighty Future.
 
Be...

Continue reading...
 

Pelican Book Group Easter Lilies Special

August 26, 2015
Pelican Book Group Easter Lilies Special
 
2015 Defining Scripture for Easter Lilies is: Song of Solomon/Songs 4:10 "How much better is your love than wine, and the fragrance of your perfumes than any spice!"
 
Easter Lilies is our annual special release. Each year, one Easter Lilies story will be released on each day of the Easter Triduum. (Yes, only three stories per year.)
 
Submission Guidelines:
 
•Easter Lilies are historical or ...

Continue reading...
 

SouthWest Writers Bimonthly Writing Contest: Blog Post

August 25, 2015
SouthWest Writers Bimonthly Writing Contest: Blog Post
 
Topic: Blog Post (any subject, up to 400 words)
Enter September 1 – September 30, 2015
Entry fee is $10.
Prizes: $100, $50, and $25.

Continue reading...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Angels and Miracles

August 24, 2015
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Angels and Miracles

There are events that happen in our lives that we cannot explain and that cause wonder and astonishment. These events give us hope for a better future, for the resolution of our problems, for miracles. Amazing things happen all around us — often without an earthly explanation. Have you experienced something otherworldly or miraculous? Or had a personal experience with an angel or divine being? If so, please submit your...

Continue reading...
 

Northern Colorado Writers Poetry Contest

August 23, 2015
Northern Colorado Writers Poetry Contest 
 
DEADLINE: September 30, 2015
 
Win $1,000, $250, $100 plus publication.
 
Winners, Honorable Mentions, and Editor's Picks will be published in the annual winners' anthology, Pooled Ink: Celebrating the 2015 NCW Contest Winners (due out by December 1, 2015) and receive 1 free copy. 
 
Poems can be in any style, up to 250 lines.
 
Entry Fees - The entry...

Continue reading...
 

Sparkle: Being Honest

August 22, 2015
Sparkle
 
Sparkle is an exciting magazine designed especially for girls in the first through third grades. Sparkle is published by GEMS Girls’ Clubs (Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior), an international ministry that starts Bible-based club programs in churches and Christian organizations. The mission of GEMS is to help bring girls everywhere into a living, dynamic relationship with Jesus Christ.
 
Sparkle’s Mission is to help gi...

Continue reading...
 

Pockets: Grace

August 21, 2015
Pockets: Connecting Kids and God the Other Six Days  
 
Designed for 6- to 12-year-olds, Pockets magazine offers wholesome devotional readings that teach about God’s love and presence in life. The content includes fiction, scripture stories, puzzles and games, poems, recipes, colorful pictures, activities, and scripture readings. Freelance submissions of stories, poems, recipes, puzzles and games, and activities are welcome. The...

Continue reading...
 

Saturday Writers Short Story, Essay & Poetry - Any Element

August 20, 2015
Saturday Writers Short Story, Essay & Poetry Contest – Any Element
 
August/September Contest - Short Story, Essay & Poetry
2,015 word limit, short story or essay
50 line limit per poem
Theme: ANY ELEMENT
This our annual ANYTHING GOES contest
Got a piece that didn't place or an element that didn't fit our other themes? Enter it into this contest
Begins 8/29/15
Deadline 9/26/15



Continue reading...
 

SHINE brightly: Self-Worth/Body Image

August 19, 2015
SHINE brightly: Self-Worth/Body Image

SHINE brightly is a monthly Christian magazine for young girls (9-14). The next theme is “self-worth/body image.” We want girls to realize they are God’s beautiful masterpieces and He has created them in His image. This issue will combat the negative body image messages girls receive and help them realize that the real value lies in their true, inner beauty.

Word length: 700-900 for fiction; 200-800 ...

Continue reading...
 

Tiger's Eye Press Drought Anthology

August 28, 2015
Tiger’s Eye Press Drought Anthology
 
Four small presses have joined to publish an anthology of poetry with drought as its theme. Drought is not just a lack of water, and we would like to read your idea of what drought means to you.
 
Theme: Drought
 
Working Title: The Absence of Something Specified
 
Submission period is brief, so send soon. 7/1/15--9/30/15
 
Send up to 3 poems, no restriction on length, simultaneous submissions allowed, no multiple submissions, and previously published poems allowed if you hold the rights. Send your poems in a continuous Word document, a short bio (up to 59 words), and a cover letter to drought.anthology@gmail.com
 
The Editors of
Fern Rock Falls, Noah's Shoes, Uttered Chaos,& Tiger's Eye Presses


 

Mighty Media Press

August 27, 2015
Mighty Media Press  
 
We accept submissions ONLY during our reading period (September 1 to June 1).
 
Mighty Media press delivers captivating books and media that ignite a child’s curiosity, imagination, social awareness, and sense of adventure.
 
Genres we publish include: Middle –grade Fiction, Middle-grade Nonfiction, Picture Books
 
We do not publish plays, screenplays, short story collections, or poetry.
 
Mighty Kids. Mighty Minds. Mighty Future.
 
Be...

Continue reading...
 

Pelican Book Group Easter Lilies Special

August 26, 2015
Pelican Book Group Easter Lilies Special
 
2015 Defining Scripture for Easter Lilies is: Song of Solomon/Songs 4:10 "How much better is your love than wine, and the fragrance of your perfumes than any spice!"
 
Easter Lilies is our annual special release. Each year, one Easter Lilies story will be released on each day of the Easter Triduum. (Yes, only three stories per year.)
 
Submission Guidelines:
 
•Easter Lilies are historical or ...

Continue reading...
 

SouthWest Writers Bimonthly Writing Contest: Blog Post

August 25, 2015
SouthWest Writers Bimonthly Writing Contest: Blog Post
 
Topic: Blog Post (any subject, up to 400 words)
Enter September 1 – September 30, 2015
Entry fee is $10.
Prizes: $100, $50, and $25.

Continue reading...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Angels and Miracles

August 24, 2015
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Angels and Miracles

There are events that happen in our lives that we cannot explain and that cause wonder and astonishment. These events give us hope for a better future, for the resolution of our problems, for miracles. Amazing things happen all around us — often without an earthly explanation. Have you experienced something otherworldly or miraculous? Or had a personal experience with an angel or divine being? If so, please submit your...

Continue reading...
 

Northern Colorado Writers Poetry Contest

August 23, 2015
Northern Colorado Writers Poetry Contest 
 
DEADLINE: September 30, 2015
 
Win $1,000, $250, $100 plus publication.
 
Winners, Honorable Mentions, and Editor's Picks will be published in the annual winners' anthology, Pooled Ink: Celebrating the 2015 NCW Contest Winners (due out by December 1, 2015) and receive 1 free copy. 
 
Poems can be in any style, up to 250 lines.
 
Entry Fees - The entry...

Continue reading...
 

Sparkle: Being Honest

August 22, 2015
Sparkle
 
Sparkle is an exciting magazine designed especially for girls in the first through third grades. Sparkle is published by GEMS Girls’ Clubs (Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior), an international ministry that starts Bible-based club programs in churches and Christian organizations. The mission of GEMS is to help bring girls everywhere into a living, dynamic relationship with Jesus Christ.
 
Sparkle’s Mission is to help gi...

Continue reading...
 

Pockets: Grace

August 21, 2015
Pockets: Connecting Kids and God the Other Six Days  
 
Designed for 6- to 12-year-olds, Pockets magazine offers wholesome devotional readings that teach about God’s love and presence in life. The content includes fiction, scripture stories, puzzles and games, poems, recipes, colorful pictures, activities, and scripture readings. Freelance submissions of stories, poems, recipes, puzzles and games, and activities are welcome. The...

Continue reading...
 

Saturday Writers Short Story, Essay & Poetry - Any Element

August 20, 2015
Saturday Writers Short Story, Essay & Poetry Contest – Any Element
 
August/September Contest - Short Story, Essay & Poetry
2,015 word limit, short story or essay
50 line limit per poem
Theme: ANY ELEMENT
This our annual ANYTHING GOES contest
Got a piece that didn't place or an element that didn't fit our other themes? Enter it into this contest
Begins 8/29/15
Deadline 9/26/15



Continue reading...
 

SHINE brightly: Self-Worth/Body Image

August 19, 2015
SHINE brightly: Self-Worth/Body Image

SHINE brightly is a monthly Christian magazine for young girls (9-14). The next theme is “self-worth/body image.” We want girls to realize they are God’s beautiful masterpieces and He has created them in His image. This issue will combat the negative body image messages girls receive and help them realize that the real value lies in their true, inner beauty.

Word length: 700-900 for fiction; 200-800 ...

Continue reading...
 

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