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. 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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a lift-the-flap board book for ages 2-5,

written by Sally Clark


and winner of a 2015
Silver Medal
from Moonbeam Children's Book Awards




Over 30,000 copies sold! 


Focus on the Family Magazine: Bring Your Bible

March 20, 2019
Focus on the Family Magazine: Bring Your Bible

Topic: What is one unique way that your child brought his/her Bible to school? And what was the outcome? What should others do when trying this? "Hacks & Facts" articles are not the place to showcase your voice as a writer. Also, lectures aren't encouraged. Instead concentrate on a hands-on-practical parenting tip that others can apply once they've read it. The point is the tip.

Word count: 50 to 250 words
Rights: First nonexclusive rights
Payment: $50, on acceptance
Due date: April 15, 2019
Byline: Yes — whether in print or online
Audience: Parents with children in the home

 

Arkansas Writers Conference Contest

March 19, 2019
Arkansas Writers Conference Contest

$20 to enter any or all contests.
Postmark deadline: April 20th, 2019       
19 contests to enter for fiction, nonfiction, poetry, humor, and more.
Prizes range from $10 - $50.

Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of CO: Personal Poem or Dramatic Monologue

March 18, 2019
Poetry Society of CO: Persona Poem or Dramatic Monologue

PERSONA POEM (Open)
Deadline: April 20, 2019
Sponsor: Nancy Bierman
Theme and Form: Optional
Style: Persona Poem or Dramatic Monologue
Line Limit: 50

MUSTS:
1. The speaker in the poem must be a fictional or historical character—someone other than the poet.
Note: The speaker does not have to be a person (human being).
2. The poem must be a monologue, written from the speaker’s point of ...

Continue reading...
 

Generations Plus

March 17, 2019
Generations Plus

Stories Through The Ages - Generations Plus 2019 is open to adults born 1965 and later. There is no prompt for the contest. Authors may write about any topic. The entry fee is $25 ($20 if submitting more than one story). The word count for this contest is 900 - 4000 words. Cash prizes of $500, $200 and $100 will be awarded. There will be a minimum of 15 finalists whose story will appear in the book. Deadline is April...


Continue reading...
 

Boston Globe

March 16, 2019
Boston Globe
 
The best places for new writers to start with the magazine are the Perspective column, an opinionated 800-word essay on a timely local news topic, and Connections, a 650-word first-person essay on relationships of any kind (romantic as well as those between friends, siblings, and parents and children). The following are not open to freelance submissions: Your Week Ahead, On the Block, Cooking, Miss Conduct, and Dinner with Cupi...

Continue reading...
 

New Ohio Review Poetry & Fiction Contest

March 15, 2019
2019 New Ohio Review Poetry & Fiction Contest

Fiction: one story, up to 20 pages, nonfiction: one story, up to 20 pages, poetry: up to 6 poems
Contest submissions run until April 15, 2019      
Entry Fee: $20 (with a one-year subscription included)
Prizes:  $1,000 prize in each genre

Entrants may submit up to six single-spaced pages of poetry or 20 double-spaced pages of prose. If you are submitting through our online system, we prefer Microsoft Word documents (...


Continue reading...
 

Windhover Literary Journal

March 14, 2019
Windhover Literary Journal

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is proud to sponsor Windhover, a journal dedicated to promoting poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction that considers the Christian perspective and engages spiritual themes. Each spring the journal hosts a writers’ festival, inviting their published authors and interested readers to come to campus for a weekend of workshops and presentations on the connection between faith and ...


Continue reading...
 

Windhover Literary Journal

March 14, 2019
Windhover Literary Journal

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is proud to sponsor Windhover, a journal dedicated to promoting poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction that considers the Christian perspective and engages spiritual themes. Each spring the journal hosts a writers’ festival, inviting their published authors and interested readers to come to campus for a weekend of workshops and presentations on the connection between faith and ...


Continue reading...
 

Focus on the Family Magazine: Feeding the Baby

March 13, 2019
Focus on the Family Magazine: Feeding the Baby

Topic: In addition to praying for your child, reading or listening to a book, and watching TV or movies, what have you found to do while feeding an infant to keep from falling asleep? "Hacks & Facts" articles are not the place to showcase your voice as a writer. Also, lectures aren't encouraged. Instead concentrate on a hands-on-practical parenting tip that others can apply once they've...


Continue reading...
 

Passager: A Press for Writers Over 50

March 12, 2019
Passager: A Press for Writers Over 50       

Welcome to Passager! We publish two issues a year, an Open Issue (fall/winter), and a Poetry Contest issue (spring/summer). We urge you to become familiar with Passager before submitting work. Browse some previously published work, or order sample copies.

2019 Poetry Contest

Submit poems for the contest issue between February 15 and April 15, 2019. Please send a hard copy or use Submittable. Send:

     Up to five...

Continue reading...
 

Focus on the Family Magazine: Bring Your Bible

March 20, 2019
Focus on the Family Magazine: Bring Your Bible

Topic: What is one unique way that your child brought his/her Bible to school? And what was the outcome? What should others do when trying this? "Hacks & Facts" articles are not the place to showcase your voice as a writer. Also, lectures aren't encouraged. Instead concentrate on a hands-on-practical parenting tip that others can apply once they've read it. The point is the tip.

Word count: 50 to 250 words
Rights: First nonexclusive rights
Payment: $50, on acceptance
Due date: April 15, 2019
Byline: Yes — whether in print or online
Audience: Parents with children in the home

 

Arkansas Writers Conference Contest

March 19, 2019
Arkansas Writers Conference Contest

$20 to enter any or all contests.
Postmark deadline: April 20th, 2019       
19 contests to enter for fiction, nonfiction, poetry, humor, and more.
Prizes range from $10 - $50.

Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of CO: Personal Poem or Dramatic Monologue

March 18, 2019
Poetry Society of CO: Persona Poem or Dramatic Monologue

PERSONA POEM (Open)
Deadline: April 20, 2019
Sponsor: Nancy Bierman
Theme and Form: Optional
Style: Persona Poem or Dramatic Monologue
Line Limit: 50

MUSTS:
1. The speaker in the poem must be a fictional or historical character—someone other than the poet.
Note: The speaker does not have to be a person (human being).
2. The poem must be a monologue, written from the speaker’s point of ...

Continue reading...
 

Generations Plus

March 17, 2019
Generations Plus

Stories Through The Ages - Generations Plus 2019 is open to adults born 1965 and later. There is no prompt for the contest. Authors may write about any topic. The entry fee is $25 ($20 if submitting more than one story). The word count for this contest is 900 - 4000 words. Cash prizes of $500, $200 and $100 will be awarded. There will be a minimum of 15 finalists whose story will appear in the book. Deadline is April...


Continue reading...
 

Boston Globe

March 16, 2019
Boston Globe
 
The best places for new writers to start with the magazine are the Perspective column, an opinionated 800-word essay on a timely local news topic, and Connections, a 650-word first-person essay on relationships of any kind (romantic as well as those between friends, siblings, and parents and children). The following are not open to freelance submissions: Your Week Ahead, On the Block, Cooking, Miss Conduct, and Dinner with Cupi...

Continue reading...
 

New Ohio Review Poetry & Fiction Contest

March 15, 2019
2019 New Ohio Review Poetry & Fiction Contest

Fiction: one story, up to 20 pages, nonfiction: one story, up to 20 pages, poetry: up to 6 poems
Contest submissions run until April 15, 2019      
Entry Fee: $20 (with a one-year subscription included)
Prizes:  $1,000 prize in each genre

Entrants may submit up to six single-spaced pages of poetry or 20 double-spaced pages of prose. If you are submitting through our online system, we prefer Microsoft Word documents (...


Continue reading...
 

Windhover Literary Journal

March 14, 2019
Windhover Literary Journal

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is proud to sponsor Windhover, a journal dedicated to promoting poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction that considers the Christian perspective and engages spiritual themes. Each spring the journal hosts a writers’ festival, inviting their published authors and interested readers to come to campus for a weekend of workshops and presentations on the connection between faith and ...


Continue reading...
 

Windhover Literary Journal

March 14, 2019
Windhover Literary Journal

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is proud to sponsor Windhover, a journal dedicated to promoting poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction that considers the Christian perspective and engages spiritual themes. Each spring the journal hosts a writers’ festival, inviting their published authors and interested readers to come to campus for a weekend of workshops and presentations on the connection between faith and ...


Continue reading...
 

Focus on the Family Magazine: Feeding the Baby

March 13, 2019
Focus on the Family Magazine: Feeding the Baby

Topic: In addition to praying for your child, reading or listening to a book, and watching TV or movies, what have you found to do while feeding an infant to keep from falling asleep? "Hacks & Facts" articles are not the place to showcase your voice as a writer. Also, lectures aren't encouraged. Instead concentrate on a hands-on-practical parenting tip that others can apply once they've...


Continue reading...
 

Passager: A Press for Writers Over 50

March 12, 2019
Passager: A Press for Writers Over 50       

Welcome to Passager! We publish two issues a year, an Open Issue (fall/winter), and a Poetry Contest issue (spring/summer). We urge you to become familiar with Passager before submitting work. Browse some previously published work, or order sample copies.

2019 Poetry Contest

Submit poems for the contest issue between February 15 and April 15, 2019. Please send a hard copy or use Submittable. Send:

     Up to five...

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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