This site features current writing opportunities for authors of all genres, with a preference for Christian publications. The submission opportunities featured on this blog site have been collected by Sally Clark. I am not an editor, publisher, or an agent. I am a writer who enjoys sharing submission information I find on the web with other writers. 

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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Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal

November 19, 2019
Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal

Submission deadline for issue 2: December 15, 2019

Topics / Themes: We accept any topic/theme providing that it is positive and uplifting in nature, with the exception of erotica and politics. We are a family-friendly magazine, so NO dirty words. We reserve the right to ask you to edit your submission if need be.

Previously published works are accepted, as long as you own full rights to them.

Length: Up to 1,500 words. 

What we are looking for: Poetry / content that is constructive, optimistic, confident. The kind of work that opens the mind and brings a better understanding of the situation or story described. And this rule also applies to difficult and challenging topics like death, disease, mental illness, and suicide.

 

The Western Online

November 18, 2019
The Western Online

This magazine is dedicated to everything Western. The type of story (up to 5,000 words) most likely to be published here is the traditional post-Civil War Western, but they will consider any story that is connected with the early settling of America that takes place during the 1700s and early 1800s, from swashbuckling pirates to mountain men and the early pioneers. All stories must be set in the 17th, 18th, or 19th c...


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Massachusetts State Poetry Society Arthur (Skip) Potter Memorial Contest

November 17, 2019
Massachusetts State Poetry Society Contests

ARTHUR (SKIP) POTTER MEMORIAL CONTEST

Deadline:  December 15
Subject:  Poet’s Choice
Form:  Poet's Choice
Line Limit:  40 Lines
Prizes:  $50     $30     $20
Entry fee: $3

Poems entered must be original (written by entrant) and MAY have been previously published.



Continue reading...
 

Focus on the Family Magazine: Families Who Minister Together

November 16, 2019
Focus on the Family Magazine: Families Who Minister Together

Topic: Focus on the Family magazine is accepting short articles about families who minister together in the United States. (This is not about missionaries living in foreign countries, but short-term overseas mission trips are OK to highlight.) You can write about your family or a family you know. Each story MUST include (1) how the family ministry activities helped the fa...


Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of Oklahoma Annual Spring Contests

November 15, 2019
Poetry Society of Oklahoma Annual Spring Contests   

Deadline: December 15, 2019

Entry fee: $3 per contest entry for nonmembers. Prizes range from $5 to $45. Twelve categories to enter.


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Tangled Tree Publishing: A Dark Spring

November 14, 2019
Tangled Tree Publishing: A Dark Spring

Tangled Tree Publishing is inviting submissions for our first anthology: A Dark Spring. We are seeking gripping novellas from new and established authors keen to grow their exposure and reader base. Set for publication spring 2020.

Genre: thriller / suspense / mystery – contemporary. (Adult)

Themes: Tangled. The only limit is your imagination, but it must contain “tangled” and the “seaso...


Continue reading...
 

The Poeming Pigeon: Pop Culture

November 13, 2019
The Poeming Pigeon: Pop Culture

Popular Culture is the accumulation of cultural products such as music, art, literature, fashion, dance, film, cyber-culture, television and radio that are consumed by the majority of a society’s population. One of the main characteristics of pop culture is its accessibility to the masses and that it exists or predominates in a society at a certain point in time.

We want this to be a FUN issue! You can write about a...


Continue reading...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: You Go, Girl

November 12, 2019
Chicken Soup for the Soul: You Go, Girl

Today’s woman is independent, self-confident and feisty but at the same time, nurturing, loving and caring. Today’s woman can be everything she wants to be.

Being a confident and strong woman does not mean being bossy or not needing others. It means being able to take care of yourself without having to look to others. It means having the confidence to make decisions without having to ch...

Continue reading...
 

Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review - Change

November 11, 2019
Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review: Change

Literary journal based in AustinTexas, publishes poetry along with photographs, book reviews, and essays. The current issue theme is Change.

Submission deadline for Spring/Summer 2020 issue is December 15, 2019.

Please submit a maximum of four outwardly directed poems that exhibit social, political, geographical, historical or spiritual awareness. We are open to traditional and experimental forms. Payment is one cop...


Continue reading...
 

Bible Advocate: New Creation

November 10, 2019
Bible Advocate: New Creation

The Bible Advocate is one of the oldest religious magazines in America, founded in 1863. Now has been online since late 1996. Both are published by the Bible Advocate Press, the publishing agency of the General Conference of the Church of God (Seventh Day). The BA seeks to encourage the church to live by every word of God and to fully equip believers in Christ in every good work through Holy Scripture

Word/Line Lengths...

Continue reading...
 

Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal

November 19, 2019
Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal

Submission deadline for issue 2: December 15, 2019

Topics / Themes: We accept any topic/theme providing that it is positive and uplifting in nature, with the exception of erotica and politics. We are a family-friendly magazine, so NO dirty words. We reserve the right to ask you to edit your submission if need be.

Previously published works are accepted, as long as you own full rights to them.

Length: Up to 1,500 words. 

What we are looking for: Poetry / content that is constructive, optimistic, confident. The kind of work that opens the mind and brings a better understanding of the situation or story described. And this rule also applies to difficult and challenging topics like death, disease, mental illness, and suicide.

 

The Western Online

November 18, 2019
The Western Online

This magazine is dedicated to everything Western. The type of story (up to 5,000 words) most likely to be published here is the traditional post-Civil War Western, but they will consider any story that is connected with the early settling of America that takes place during the 1700s and early 1800s, from swashbuckling pirates to mountain men and the early pioneers. All stories must be set in the 17th, 18th, or 19th c...


Continue reading...
 

Massachusetts State Poetry Society Arthur (Skip) Potter Memorial Contest

November 17, 2019
Massachusetts State Poetry Society Contests

ARTHUR (SKIP) POTTER MEMORIAL CONTEST

Deadline:  December 15
Subject:  Poet’s Choice
Form:  Poet's Choice
Line Limit:  40 Lines
Prizes:  $50     $30     $20
Entry fee: $3

Poems entered must be original (written by entrant) and MAY have been previously published.



Continue reading...
 

Focus on the Family Magazine: Families Who Minister Together

November 16, 2019
Focus on the Family Magazine: Families Who Minister Together

Topic: Focus on the Family magazine is accepting short articles about families who minister together in the United States. (This is not about missionaries living in foreign countries, but short-term overseas mission trips are OK to highlight.) You can write about your family or a family you know. Each story MUST include (1) how the family ministry activities helped the fa...


Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of Oklahoma Annual Spring Contests

November 15, 2019
Poetry Society of Oklahoma Annual Spring Contests   

Deadline: December 15, 2019

Entry fee: $3 per contest entry for nonmembers. Prizes range from $5 to $45. Twelve categories to enter.


Continue reading...
 

Tangled Tree Publishing: A Dark Spring

November 14, 2019
Tangled Tree Publishing: A Dark Spring

Tangled Tree Publishing is inviting submissions for our first anthology: A Dark Spring. We are seeking gripping novellas from new and established authors keen to grow their exposure and reader base. Set for publication spring 2020.

Genre: thriller / suspense / mystery – contemporary. (Adult)

Themes: Tangled. The only limit is your imagination, but it must contain “tangled” and the “seaso...


Continue reading...
 

The Poeming Pigeon: Pop Culture

November 13, 2019
The Poeming Pigeon: Pop Culture

Popular Culture is the accumulation of cultural products such as music, art, literature, fashion, dance, film, cyber-culture, television and radio that are consumed by the majority of a society’s population. One of the main characteristics of pop culture is its accessibility to the masses and that it exists or predominates in a society at a certain point in time.

We want this to be a FUN issue! You can write about a...


Continue reading...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: You Go, Girl

November 12, 2019
Chicken Soup for the Soul: You Go, Girl

Today’s woman is independent, self-confident and feisty but at the same time, nurturing, loving and caring. Today’s woman can be everything she wants to be.

Being a confident and strong woman does not mean being bossy or not needing others. It means being able to take care of yourself without having to look to others. It means having the confidence to make decisions without having to ch...

Continue reading...
 

Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review - Change

November 11, 2019
Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review: Change

Literary journal based in AustinTexas, publishes poetry along with photographs, book reviews, and essays. The current issue theme is Change.

Submission deadline for Spring/Summer 2020 issue is December 15, 2019.

Please submit a maximum of four outwardly directed poems that exhibit social, political, geographical, historical or spiritual awareness. We are open to traditional and experimental forms. Payment is one cop...


Continue reading...
 

Bible Advocate: New Creation

November 10, 2019
Bible Advocate: New Creation

The Bible Advocate is one of the oldest religious magazines in America, founded in 1863. Now has been online since late 1996. Both are published by the Bible Advocate Press, the publishing agency of the General Conference of the Church of God (Seventh Day). The BA seeks to encourage the church to live by every word of God and to fully equip believers in Christ in every good work through Holy Scripture

Word/Line Lengths...

Continue reading...
 

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Sally Clark Like finding shells on the beach, I love doing market research! And what I find, I love to share! I write in a variety of genres including children's, Christian, poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, so these post follow along those lines. Check out my web site: www.sallyclark.info, for more about me.

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