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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Published by Ideals Children's Books,


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






You can read Sally's poetry and hear her reading her poems on http://www.ifollowfredericksburg.com with a new poem posted every week.

Browsing Archive: March, 2015

Saturday Writers: Earth

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 31, 2015,
Saturday Writers Short Story, Essay & Poetry Contest: Earth
 
March April Contest - Short Story, Essay & Poetry
2,015 word limit, short story or essay
50 line limit per poem
Short Story or Essay Theme: EARTH
“Grounded Writings”
Dirt, Gemstones, Trees/Plants, Planets, Caves
Poetry Themes: COLD, LIGHT & EARTH
Begins 3/28/15
Deadline 4/28/15
 
Official Rules & Guidelines:
...
Continue reading ...
 

DIG Into History Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 30, 2015,
DIG Into History Magazine
 
DIG Into History focuses on world history for ages 9-14 with a 10- to 14-page section that focuses on an archaeological discovery or topic related to the issue’s theme. Each issue is theme-related. Accuracy is essential. Writers are encouraged to study recent past copies for content and style. (Sample copies are available at $6.95 plus $2.00 shipping and handling.)
 
For May/J...

Continue reading ...
 

Solstice Literary Magazine Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 29, 2015,
Solstice Literary Magazine Writing Contest
 
DEADLINE: April 21st, 2015.
 
Writing Contest fee for Fiction, Nonfiction or Poetry: $18.00/entry
 
Fiction or Nonfiction: 23-page maximum, double-spaced; free-standing excerpts from books also accepted. 
 
Poetry: 3-poem maximum.
 
See further guidelines on the web site.



Continue reading ...
 

Arkansas Writers Conference Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 28, 2015,
Arkansas Writers Conference Contest
 
$20 to enter any or all contests.
Postmark deadline: April 18th, 2015
 
24 contests to enter including: short story, free verse poetry, nonfiction essay, Christian flash writing, tourism essay, rhymed poetry, humor, memoir, mystery, humorous fantasy, song lyrics, and more.
 
Prizes range from $10 - $100.



Continue reading ...
 

Poetry Festival at Round Top, Texas

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 27, 2015,
Poetry at Round Top, TX, Annual Poetry Festival
 
Join us for the 14th annual Poetry At Round Top!

Poetry at Round Top is an annual festival presenting the nation's most exciting and prominent poets over three days of readings, workshops, and conversations on craft.
 
Featured poets: Sharon Olds, Richard Blanco, Patricia Smith, Ellen Bass, Carrie Fountain. Kevin Prufer, Laura Van Prooyen, Michael McGriff, Malachi Black and more!
 
April 17-19, 2015. Registration for th...

Continue reading ...
 

Appleseeds: Soccer

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 26, 2015,
Appleseeds 

APPLESEEDS is a 36-page, multidisciplinary, nonfiction social studies magazine for children ages 6 and up (primarily in grades 3 & 4). We are looking for articles that are lively, age-appropriate, and exhibit an original approach to the theme. Scientific and historical accuracy is extremely important. Authors are urged to use primary sources and up-to-date resources for their research...

Continue reading ...
 

Schreiner University Texas Writers Conference

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 25, 2015,
Schreiner University, Kerrville, Texas
Texas Writers Conference
 
Monday, April 13, 2015
Time:  7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:  Cailloux Campus Activity Center
 
The 2015 Texas Writers Conference will feature Bret Anthony Johnston, author of the award-winning Corpus Christi: Stories and, most recently, Remember Me Like This, a haunting novel of loss, redemption, and love. The Director of creative writing at Harvard Univer...

Continue reading ...
 

Gulf Coast Writers "Let's Write" Literary Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 24, 2015,
Gulf Coast Writers “Let’s Write” Literary Contest
 
Deadline: April 10, 2015
 
All categories--Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction--are open to all writers, published or unpublished. We will accept most genres, except pornography, erotica, graphic violence/horror, or anything racial or biased toward any religious or moral preference.
 
Maximum entry length: 50 lines (poetry), 2000 words (fiction and non-fiction).
Include $8.00 for each Fiction or Nonfiction entry,...

Continue reading ...
 

FACES: Kenya

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 24, 2015,
FACES: World Cultures magazine for grades 5-9
 
Faces takes readers where no other publication goes. Around the world and back, young readers get an honest and unbiased view of how people in other countries and world regions live. From the clothes they wear to the foods they eat, readers get a glimpse into the way their peers live. Each issue takes readers to a different country or region, or explores ...

Continue reading ...
 

Northeast Texas Writers Organization Short Story Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 22, 2015,
Northeast Texas Writers Organization Short Story Contest
 
The Jory Sherman Short Story 2015 Contest
 
Cash Prizes total $175.00
Postmark Entry Deadline: April 5, 2015
Awards given at NETWO Conference Luncheon, Saturday, April 25th
Entry Fee: $10.00 per submission. Payment may be made by check or money order payable to NETWO, and mailed with submissions to the address below or by Paypal using the paypal button below for digital entri...

Continue reading ...
 

STRUCTO Magazine Psalm Translation Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 21, 2015,
STRUCTO Magazine Psalm Translation Contest
 
Deadline: April 5, 2015 (midnight GMT)
NO ENTRY FEE
 
"For the last few years Structo's poetry editor Matthew Landrum has run a contest which asks for free translations of biblical psalms during the season of Lent. Last year we helped to run the competition, and in the process received some top-notch submissions from authors across the world. Some were religious; some were secular. Some kept cl...

Continue reading ...
 

Odyssey Magazine: Hidden Earth

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 20, 2015,
Odyssey Magazine
 
ODYSSEY is interested in articles rich in scientific accuracy and lively approaches to the subject at hand. The inclusion of primary research (interviews with scientists focusing on current research) are of primary interest to the magazine. Keep in mind that this magazine is essentially written for 9- to 14- year-old children and includes fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.
 
Current...

Continue reading ...
 

Thriving Family Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 19, 2015,
Thriving Family Magazine
 
Theme: Faith Conversations for Couples (couples devotions and conversation starters)
 
Format: Scripture from the book of Romans (please use ESV); three questions to prompt conversation; brief insight or practical life application (not simply an observation about the Scripture itself). For examples, see "Faith Conversations for Couples" at the bottom of this page: Family Faith Archive
 
General ideas for the three...

Continue reading ...
 

Prufrock Press

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 19, 2015,
Prufrock Press
 
 At Prufrock Press, we want to build a new series of humorous, high-interest children’s nonfiction books about interesting moments in science, and we are on a search for great teacher-authors to participate in the writing project. Imagine a series of children’s books (ages 8 to 12) based around the themes of science experiments gone wrong, explosive experiments or dangerous innovations, strange or...

Continue reading ...
 

Foley Poetry Award

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 17, 2015,
Foley Poetry Award
 
Poems are being accepted for the 2015 Foley Poetry Award.
 
Each entrant is asked to submit only one typed, unpublished poem of 30 lines or fewer that is not under consideration elsewhere. Include contact information on the same page as the poem. Poems will not be returned. Please do not submit poems by e-mail or fax.
 
Submissions must be postmarked by March 31, 2015.
 
Poems received outside the designated period will be treated as regul...

Continue reading ...
 

Northern Colorado Writers Association: Short Fiction Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 16, 2015,
Northern Colorado Writers Short Fiction Contest
 
Now Open: Short Fiction
Deadline: March 31, 2015
The short story can be in any genre or style and should have broad appeal.
 
Open Submissions: You do not need to be a member of NCW or in Colorado to enter the contests.
 
Prizes: Each category will be awarded the following:  1st place: $1,000 - 2nd place: $250 - 3rd place: $100. Winners, Hono...

Continue reading ...
 

Pockets: Enough

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 16, 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 ...
 

ISO Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 14, 2015,
ISO Magazine
 
Covers lifestyle, entertainment and spiritual subjects. We desire to be a different kind of magazine with emphasis on helping our readers live a healthy, fulfilling, socially responsible lifestyle. We are founded on Christian faith principles, but we desire to delve into varying points of view and remain as objective as we can in our approach. If we talk about faith or God in an article, we want our writers (whether you be ...

Continue reading ...
 

Picture and Chapter Book Party!

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 14, 2015,
Picture and Chapter Book Party!
 
Michelle Hauck and Sharon Chriscoe are doing a little something for a group that is left out of most contests. This mini-contest is for you!
 
You may send two entries for different manuscripts, either picture books or chapter books, on March 16th at 4:00 p.m. Please send your entry to SunversusSnow at yahoo dot com. You should receive a confirmation email. Only one entry will b...

Continue reading ...
 

3rd Annual Common Good Books Poetry Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 13, 2015,
Third Annual Common Good Books Poetry Contest
 
We love poetry at Common Good Books, and to prove it our proprietor is putting his money where his mouth is. Garrison Keillor is offering five thousand dollars in prize money to the seven winners of “‘Dear You’: The Third Annual Common Good Books Poetry Contest.” Three poets will receive grand prizes of $1000 each, and four poets will receive $500 for poems of particular merit.
 
Last year we asked entrants for l...

Continue reading ...
 

Cobblestone: Man-Made Marvels

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 11, 2015,
Cobblestone: Man-Made Marvels
 
American History magazine for ages 9-14. Each issue of this acclaimed classroom magazine explores a single topic in depth, bringing history to life with primary sources, lively graphics, historical photographs, and maps. Designed to meet curriculum standards for history/social studies, Cobblestone® fosters an appreciation for the past while making connections to ...

Continue reading ...
 

Grace Publishing

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 10, 2015,
Grace Publishing
 
We are currently accepting submissions in the following categories:
 
 Bible Studies
 Devotionals
 Fiction
 Christian Living
 Leader’s Resources
 Children/Homeschooling
 
For unsolicited work, our editorial department prefers only queries by e-mail. Please direct your query to editorial@grace-publishing.com .
 
However, if you have a completed manuscript you would like us to consider for publication, we will accept a two-page, double-...

Continue reading ...
 

Visualization of the Picture Book with E.B. Lewis

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 10, 2015,
Southwest Texas SCBWI
Workshop with E.B. Lewis on the Visualization of the Picture Book
 
Date - 03/21/2015, 7:45 am - 6:30 pm
 
Location - University of the Incarnate Word
847 E Hildebrand Ave. - San Antonio, TX 78212
 
We are officially posting our one-day workshop event with E.B. Lewis on March 21st. He will do a presentation about the visualization of the picture book in the w...

Continue reading ...
 

Rate Your Story Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 7, 2015,
Rate Your Story Writing Contest
 
What: Submit a PB, Novel, or Anything Else for Children
 
Prizes: First place: $50, professional critique, and free RYS membership; 2nd place: free RYS membership & professional critique; 3rd place: professional critique
 
Fee: free to RYS members, $5 for others
 
Deadline: March 31, 2015
 

Continue reading ...
 

Saturday Writers Short Story & Essay Contest: Light

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 6, 2015,
Saturday Writers Short Story & Essay Contest: Light
 
February/March Contest - Short Story & Essay
2,015 word limit
Theme: LIGHT
“A Flash of Light” - Sun, Bulbs, Flashlight, Headlights, Shooting Stars
Begins 2/28/15
Deadline 3/28/15
 
Official Rules & Guidelines:

Continue reading ...
 

Naomi Cherkofsky Poetry Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 5, 2015,
Annual Naomi Cherkofsky Poetry Contest
 
Any form, any subject
40 line limit
open to poets 18 years or older
Contest deadline is March 15
Cost: $3 per poem, five poems limit per poet
Awards: $50, first; $35, second; $15, third.
 
Only one monetary prize per poet.
Poems entered must not have been published or won any cash prize.
Send two copies, one with identification, one without, to Contest Chair, Jeanette Maes, 64 Harrison Ave., Lynn, 01905-1350. Mar...

Continue reading ...
 

Warren-Newport Public Library 2015 Creative Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 4, 2015,
Warren-Newport Public Library 2015 Creative Writing Contest
 
Categories: Short Story (fiction) and Poetry
          Limit to two entries in each category per person
 
Age Group: Grades 3-high school and Adult
 
Short Story Length – Adult – 3-5 pages
 
Poetry Length – minimum 8 lines
 
Prizes: $50, $30, $20
 
Deadline: March 15, 2015



Continue reading ...
 

A Thousand Words for War Anthology

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 4, 2015,
A Thousand Words for War Anthology
 
Edited by Madeline Smoot and Hope Erica Schultz
Genre: Fantasy and Science Fiction for ages 13-18 dealing with conflict
Deadline: must be received by March 18, 2015
 
CBAY Books is pleased to announce an open submission period for the upcoming YA anthology A THOUSAND WORDS FOR WAR, a collection of stories about different kinds of conflict and how they impact us. Short stories focusing on one of the forms of conflict may be...

Continue reading ...
 

Wyoming Writers 2015 Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 2, 2015,
Wyoming Writers 2015 Writing Contest
 
Categories and fees:
 
1) Adult and New Adult Fiction, including short stories and novel segments—3000 words maximum. Members: $15 for one entry, $10 for each additional entry. Nonmembers:  $20 for one entry, $15 for each additional entry
 
2) Children’s/Juvenile/Young Adult Fiction—3000 words maximum. Members: $15 for one entry, $10 for each additional entry. Nonmembers: $20 for one e...

Continue reading ...
 

Literal Latte Food Verse Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 1, 2015,
Literal Latté Food Verse Contest
 
First Prize - $500
 
Contest Guidelines
1. Send unpublished poems with food as an ingredient. 2,000 words max. All styles and subjects welcome.
2. Postmark by March 15th.
3. Name, Address, Telephone Number, Email Address (optional) — on Cover Page only.
4. Please put poem titles/first lines on Cover Page as well.
5. Include Self Addressed Stamped Envelope or Email Address for reply.
6. Include $10 Reading Fe...

Continue reading ...
 
 

Browsing Archive: March, 2015

Saturday Writers: Earth

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 31, 2015,
Saturday Writers Short Story, Essay & Poetry Contest: Earth
 
March April Contest - Short Story, Essay & Poetry
2,015 word limit, short story or essay
50 line limit per poem
Short Story or Essay Theme: EARTH
“Grounded Writings”
Dirt, Gemstones, Trees/Plants, Planets, Caves
Poetry Themes: COLD, LIGHT & EARTH
Begins 3/28/15
Deadline 4/28/15
 
Official Rules & Guidelines:
...
Continue reading ...
 

DIG Into History Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 30, 2015,
DIG Into History Magazine
 
DIG Into History focuses on world history for ages 9-14 with a 10- to 14-page section that focuses on an archaeological discovery or topic related to the issue’s theme. Each issue is theme-related. Accuracy is essential. Writers are encouraged to study recent past copies for content and style. (Sample copies are available at $6.95 plus $2.00 shipping and handling.)
 
For May/J...

Continue reading ...
 

Solstice Literary Magazine Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 29, 2015,
Solstice Literary Magazine Writing Contest
 
DEADLINE: April 21st, 2015.
 
Writing Contest fee for Fiction, Nonfiction or Poetry: $18.00/entry
 
Fiction or Nonfiction: 23-page maximum, double-spaced; free-standing excerpts from books also accepted. 
 
Poetry: 3-poem maximum.
 
See further guidelines on the web site.



Continue reading ...
 

Arkansas Writers Conference Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 28, 2015,
Arkansas Writers Conference Contest
 
$20 to enter any or all contests.
Postmark deadline: April 18th, 2015
 
24 contests to enter including: short story, free verse poetry, nonfiction essay, Christian flash writing, tourism essay, rhymed poetry, humor, memoir, mystery, humorous fantasy, song lyrics, and more.
 
Prizes range from $10 - $100.



Continue reading ...
 

Poetry Festival at Round Top, Texas

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 27, 2015,
Poetry at Round Top, TX, Annual Poetry Festival
 
Join us for the 14th annual Poetry At Round Top!

Poetry at Round Top is an annual festival presenting the nation's most exciting and prominent poets over three days of readings, workshops, and conversations on craft.
 
Featured poets: Sharon Olds, Richard Blanco, Patricia Smith, Ellen Bass, Carrie Fountain. Kevin Prufer, Laura Van Prooyen, Michael McGriff, Malachi Black and more!
 
April 17-19, 2015. Registration for th...

Continue reading ...
 

Appleseeds: Soccer

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 26, 2015,
Appleseeds 

APPLESEEDS is a 36-page, multidisciplinary, nonfiction social studies magazine for children ages 6 and up (primarily in grades 3 & 4). We are looking for articles that are lively, age-appropriate, and exhibit an original approach to the theme. Scientific and historical accuracy is extremely important. Authors are urged to use primary sources and up-to-date resources for their research...

Continue reading ...
 

Schreiner University Texas Writers Conference

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 25, 2015,
Schreiner University, Kerrville, Texas
Texas Writers Conference
 
Monday, April 13, 2015
Time:  7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:  Cailloux Campus Activity Center
 
The 2015 Texas Writers Conference will feature Bret Anthony Johnston, author of the award-winning Corpus Christi: Stories and, most recently, Remember Me Like This, a haunting novel of loss, redemption, and love. The Director of creative writing at Harvard Univer...

Continue reading ...
 

Gulf Coast Writers "Let's Write" Literary Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 24, 2015,
Gulf Coast Writers “Let’s Write” Literary Contest
 
Deadline: April 10, 2015
 
All categories--Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction--are open to all writers, published or unpublished. We will accept most genres, except pornography, erotica, graphic violence/horror, or anything racial or biased toward any religious or moral preference.
 
Maximum entry length: 50 lines (poetry), 2000 words (fiction and non-fiction).
Include $8.00 for each Fiction or Nonfiction entry,...

Continue reading ...
 

FACES: Kenya

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 24, 2015,
FACES: World Cultures magazine for grades 5-9
 
Faces takes readers where no other publication goes. Around the world and back, young readers get an honest and unbiased view of how people in other countries and world regions live. From the clothes they wear to the foods they eat, readers get a glimpse into the way their peers live. Each issue takes readers to a different country or region, or explores ...

Continue reading ...
 

Northeast Texas Writers Organization Short Story Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 22, 2015,
Northeast Texas Writers Organization Short Story Contest
 
The Jory Sherman Short Story 2015 Contest
 
Cash Prizes total $175.00
Postmark Entry Deadline: April 5, 2015
Awards given at NETWO Conference Luncheon, Saturday, April 25th
Entry Fee: $10.00 per submission. Payment may be made by check or money order payable to NETWO, and mailed with submissions to the address below or by Paypal using the paypal button below for digital entri...

Continue reading ...
 

STRUCTO Magazine Psalm Translation Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 21, 2015,
STRUCTO Magazine Psalm Translation Contest
 
Deadline: April 5, 2015 (midnight GMT)
NO ENTRY FEE
 
"For the last few years Structo's poetry editor Matthew Landrum has run a contest which asks for free translations of biblical psalms during the season of Lent. Last year we helped to run the competition, and in the process received some top-notch submissions from authors across the world. Some were religious; some were secular. Some kept cl...

Continue reading ...
 

Odyssey Magazine: Hidden Earth

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 20, 2015,
Odyssey Magazine
 
ODYSSEY is interested in articles rich in scientific accuracy and lively approaches to the subject at hand. The inclusion of primary research (interviews with scientists focusing on current research) are of primary interest to the magazine. Keep in mind that this magazine is essentially written for 9- to 14- year-old children and includes fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.
 
Current...

Continue reading ...
 

Thriving Family Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 19, 2015,
Thriving Family Magazine
 
Theme: Faith Conversations for Couples (couples devotions and conversation starters)
 
Format: Scripture from the book of Romans (please use ESV); three questions to prompt conversation; brief insight or practical life application (not simply an observation about the Scripture itself). For examples, see "Faith Conversations for Couples" at the bottom of this page: Family Faith Archive
 
General ideas for the three...

Continue reading ...
 

Prufrock Press

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 19, 2015,
Prufrock Press
 
 At Prufrock Press, we want to build a new series of humorous, high-interest children’s nonfiction books about interesting moments in science, and we are on a search for great teacher-authors to participate in the writing project. Imagine a series of children’s books (ages 8 to 12) based around the themes of science experiments gone wrong, explosive experiments or dangerous innovations, strange or...

Continue reading ...
 

Foley Poetry Award

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 17, 2015,
Foley Poetry Award
 
Poems are being accepted for the 2015 Foley Poetry Award.
 
Each entrant is asked to submit only one typed, unpublished poem of 30 lines or fewer that is not under consideration elsewhere. Include contact information on the same page as the poem. Poems will not be returned. Please do not submit poems by e-mail or fax.
 
Submissions must be postmarked by March 31, 2015.
 
Poems received outside the designated period will be treated as regul...

Continue reading ...
 

Northern Colorado Writers Association: Short Fiction Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 16, 2015,
Northern Colorado Writers Short Fiction Contest
 
Now Open: Short Fiction
Deadline: March 31, 2015
The short story can be in any genre or style and should have broad appeal.
 
Open Submissions: You do not need to be a member of NCW or in Colorado to enter the contests.
 
Prizes: Each category will be awarded the following:  1st place: $1,000 - 2nd place: $250 - 3rd place: $100. Winners, Hono...

Continue reading ...
 

Pockets: Enough

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 16, 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 ...
 

ISO Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 14, 2015,
ISO Magazine
 
Covers lifestyle, entertainment and spiritual subjects. We desire to be a different kind of magazine with emphasis on helping our readers live a healthy, fulfilling, socially responsible lifestyle. We are founded on Christian faith principles, but we desire to delve into varying points of view and remain as objective as we can in our approach. If we talk about faith or God in an article, we want our writers (whether you be ...

Continue reading ...
 

Picture and Chapter Book Party!

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 14, 2015,
Picture and Chapter Book Party!
 
Michelle Hauck and Sharon Chriscoe are doing a little something for a group that is left out of most contests. This mini-contest is for you!
 
You may send two entries for different manuscripts, either picture books or chapter books, on March 16th at 4:00 p.m. Please send your entry to SunversusSnow at yahoo dot com. You should receive a confirmation email. Only one entry will b...

Continue reading ...
 

3rd Annual Common Good Books Poetry Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 13, 2015,
Third Annual Common Good Books Poetry Contest
 
We love poetry at Common Good Books, and to prove it our proprietor is putting his money where his mouth is. Garrison Keillor is offering five thousand dollars in prize money to the seven winners of “‘Dear You’: The Third Annual Common Good Books Poetry Contest.” Three poets will receive grand prizes of $1000 each, and four poets will receive $500 for poems of particular merit.
 
Last year we asked entrants for l...

Continue reading ...
 

Cobblestone: Man-Made Marvels

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 11, 2015,
Cobblestone: Man-Made Marvels
 
American History magazine for ages 9-14. Each issue of this acclaimed classroom magazine explores a single topic in depth, bringing history to life with primary sources, lively graphics, historical photographs, and maps. Designed to meet curriculum standards for history/social studies, Cobblestone® fosters an appreciation for the past while making connections to ...

Continue reading ...
 

Grace Publishing

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 10, 2015,
Grace Publishing
 
We are currently accepting submissions in the following categories:
 
 Bible Studies
 Devotionals
 Fiction
 Christian Living
 Leader’s Resources
 Children/Homeschooling
 
For unsolicited work, our editorial department prefers only queries by e-mail. Please direct your query to editorial@grace-publishing.com .
 
However, if you have a completed manuscript you would like us to consider for publication, we will accept a two-page, double-...

Continue reading ...
 

Visualization of the Picture Book with E.B. Lewis

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 10, 2015,
Southwest Texas SCBWI
Workshop with E.B. Lewis on the Visualization of the Picture Book
 
Date - 03/21/2015, 7:45 am - 6:30 pm
 
Location - University of the Incarnate Word
847 E Hildebrand Ave. - San Antonio, TX 78212
 
We are officially posting our one-day workshop event with E.B. Lewis on March 21st. He will do a presentation about the visualization of the picture book in the w...

Continue reading ...
 

Rate Your Story Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 7, 2015,
Rate Your Story Writing Contest
 
What: Submit a PB, Novel, or Anything Else for Children
 
Prizes: First place: $50, professional critique, and free RYS membership; 2nd place: free RYS membership & professional critique; 3rd place: professional critique
 
Fee: free to RYS members, $5 for others
 
Deadline: March 31, 2015
 

Continue reading ...
 

Saturday Writers Short Story & Essay Contest: Light

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 6, 2015,
Saturday Writers Short Story & Essay Contest: Light
 
February/March Contest - Short Story & Essay
2,015 word limit
Theme: LIGHT
“A Flash of Light” - Sun, Bulbs, Flashlight, Headlights, Shooting Stars
Begins 2/28/15
Deadline 3/28/15
 
Official Rules & Guidelines:

Continue reading ...
 

Naomi Cherkofsky Poetry Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 5, 2015,
Annual Naomi Cherkofsky Poetry Contest
 
Any form, any subject
40 line limit
open to poets 18 years or older
Contest deadline is March 15
Cost: $3 per poem, five poems limit per poet
Awards: $50, first; $35, second; $15, third.
 
Only one monetary prize per poet.
Poems entered must not have been published or won any cash prize.
Send two copies, one with identification, one without, to Contest Chair, Jeanette Maes, 64 Harrison Ave., Lynn, 01905-1350. Mar...

Continue reading ...
 

Warren-Newport Public Library 2015 Creative Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 4, 2015,
Warren-Newport Public Library 2015 Creative Writing Contest
 
Categories: Short Story (fiction) and Poetry
          Limit to two entries in each category per person
 
Age Group: Grades 3-high school and Adult
 
Short Story Length – Adult – 3-5 pages
 
Poetry Length – minimum 8 lines
 
Prizes: $50, $30, $20
 
Deadline: March 15, 2015



Continue reading ...
 

A Thousand Words for War Anthology

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 4, 2015,
A Thousand Words for War Anthology
 
Edited by Madeline Smoot and Hope Erica Schultz
Genre: Fantasy and Science Fiction for ages 13-18 dealing with conflict
Deadline: must be received by March 18, 2015
 
CBAY Books is pleased to announce an open submission period for the upcoming YA anthology A THOUSAND WORDS FOR WAR, a collection of stories about different kinds of conflict and how they impact us. Short stories focusing on one of the forms of conflict may be...

Continue reading ...
 

Wyoming Writers 2015 Writing Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 2, 2015,
Wyoming Writers 2015 Writing Contest
 
Categories and fees:
 
1) Adult and New Adult Fiction, including short stories and novel segments—3000 words maximum. Members: $15 for one entry, $10 for each additional entry. Nonmembers:  $20 for one entry, $15 for each additional entry
 
2) Children’s/Juvenile/Young Adult Fiction—3000 words maximum. Members: $15 for one entry, $10 for each additional entry. Nonmembers: $20 for one e...

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Literal Latte Food Verse Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 1, 2015,
Literal Latté Food Verse Contest
 
First Prize - $500
 
Contest Guidelines
1. Send unpublished poems with food as an ingredient. 2,000 words max. All styles and subjects welcome.
2. Postmark by March 15th.
3. Name, Address, Telephone Number, Email Address (optional) — on Cover Page only.
4. Please put poem titles/first lines on Cover Page as well.
5. Include Self Addressed Stamped Envelope or Email Address for reply.
6. Include $10 Reading Fe...

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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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