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.

If you experience any problems with the links or with submitting your material, please let me know. If you would like to receive free submission information via a daily email, drop me a line at sally@sallyclark.info and your name will be added to the e-list. Your name email address will never be shared or sold to anyone else. Promise!

Drop by my web site: www.sallyclark.info

or follow me on Twitter: www.twitter.com/auslande

or on my blog: www.pocketpoems.info

To comment on any blog entry, click on the title.



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





Creative Nonfiction Magazine: Starting Over

May 17, 2017
Creative Nonfiction Magazine: Starting Over
 
Deadline:  June 19, 2016
 
 For an upcoming issue of Creative Nonfiction, we’re looking for true stories about starting over. Tell us about a time when you or someone else took a do-over, snuck a mulligan, or hit the reset button, whether by choice or not.
 
All essays submitted will be considered for publication; this is a paying market. Essays must be previously unpublished and no longer than 4,000 words. All essays must tell true stories and be factually accurate. Everything we publish goes through a rigorous fact-checking process, and editors may ask for sources and citations.


 

Twelve Points Collective: Modern Relationships

May 16, 2017
Twelve Points Collective Anthology
 
This issue’s theme: modern relationships
 
Hook-up Culture, Online dating, Falling in love with your cat, and falling in love the old fashion way. Nothing is taboo. This is the world we live in. We’re asking to hear it all. The most beautiful relationships to the most depressing heartbreaks. We want your rendition of Modern Relationships.
 
This anthology seeks a place on the bookshelves of those welcomi...

Continue reading...
 

Saturday Evening Post Limerick Laughs

May 16, 2017

Saturday Evening Post Limerick Laughs Contest

http://www.saturdayeveningpost.com/limerick-contest    

Wanna join the fun? Submit your limerick!



Two children, a boy and a girl, take their time picking out penny candies while the teenage worker stares off in a daydream


 

 

(Two children, a boy and a girl, take their time picking out penny candies while the teenage worker stares off in a daydream.)

The Saturday Evening Post will award $25 to the author of the winning limerick for the illustration pictured above by Harold Anderson. Limericks must contain five lines. You may enter as many times as you wish.

To enter, fill out the entry form on their web site. Entries must be submitted by June 25, 2017. The winning limerick will be ann...


Continue reading...
 

TX Review Press Robert Phillips Poetry Chapbook Prize

May 15, 2017
Texas Review Press Robert Phillips Poetry Chapbook Prize
 
Ends on June 15, 2017   
Poetry chapbook manuscripts may contain up to 40 pages.
A reading fee of $20 must accompany each manuscript.
Winning manuscripts will be published the year after acceptance.
Winners will receive 20 free copies of their books.

Continue reading...
 

Williamette Writers Kay Snow Writing Contest

May 13, 2017
Willamette Writers Kay Snow Writing Contest  
 
The purpose of this annual writing contest, named in honor of Willamette Writer’s founder, Kay Snow, is to help writers reach professional goals in writing through a broad array of categories, while also encouraging student writers.
 
Deadline: June 15th, 2017  Entry fee: $15
 
First prize of $300, Second place prize of $150, and a Third place prize of $50 per winning entry in each of t...

Continue reading...
 

Dollar Stretcher

May 12, 2017
Dollar Stretcher
 
The Dollar Stretcher is a group of publications dedicated to "Living Better...for Less". The goal is to provide readers with ways to help them save time and money. Occasionally we will also include material on ways to make money at home. Payment is at the rate of $0.10 per published word.
 
from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bell Bridge Books
-and-
Editor, FundsforWriters, ht...

Continue reading...
 

The MacGuffin's 22nd National Poet Hunt Contest

May 11, 2017
The MacGuffin’s 22nd National Poet Hunt Contest 
 
 An entry consists of three poems.
Entries must be postmarked between April 1 and June 3, 2017.
There is a $15 entry fee.
 
First Place Prize of $500, plus two Honorable Mentions
Winners will be announced in September 2017.
First Place and Honorable Mention poems will be published in a future issue of The MacGuffin.

Continue reading...
 

2017 Gabehart Prize for Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, and Poetry

May 10, 2017
2017 Gabehart Prize for Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, and Poetry
 
Three emerging writer awards are presented by Kentucky Women Writers each year. The Betty Gabehart Prizes in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry recognize and support writers of exceptional talent who show potential for excellence in their literary endeavors. Winners receive:
 
$300 honorarium (which may be used to defray travel & lodging expenses)
The opportunity to appear...

Continue reading...
 

Tiferet Journal Writing Contest

May 9, 2017
Tiferet Journal Writing Contest
 
Tiferet is a non-sectarian, non-dogmatic publication and community at the nexus of literature and spirituality. We publish high-quality poetry, prose, and art that further meaningful dialogue about what it is to be humane and conscious in today’s often divisive world.
 
Deadline:  June 1, 2016.
 
$1,500 will be awarded in prizes
•$500 for the best poetry submission
•$500 for the best short story (...

Continue reading...
 

Bacopa Literary Review Annual Contest

May 8, 2017
Bacopa Literary Review Annual Contest
 
Contest Submissions now open until May 31, 2017
Poetry, Flash Story, Creative Nonfiction, Literary Fiction
$400 prize in each genre
Submission fee: $3
                                        
Poetry: A well-wrought poem in any form or genre that intrigues us, moves us, surprises us with stunning imagery, lyricism, soundplay, structure.
 
Flash Story: Flash fiction, creative nonficti...

Continue reading...
 

Creative Nonfiction Magazine: Starting Over

May 17, 2017
Creative Nonfiction Magazine: Starting Over
 
Deadline:  June 19, 2016
 
 For an upcoming issue of Creative Nonfiction, we’re looking for true stories about starting over. Tell us about a time when you or someone else took a do-over, snuck a mulligan, or hit the reset button, whether by choice or not.
 
All essays submitted will be considered for publication; this is a paying market. Essays must be previously unpublished and no longer than 4,000 words. All essays must tell true stories and be factually accurate. Everything we publish goes through a rigorous fact-checking process, and editors may ask for sources and citations.


 

Twelve Points Collective: Modern Relationships

May 16, 2017
Twelve Points Collective Anthology
 
This issue’s theme: modern relationships
 
Hook-up Culture, Online dating, Falling in love with your cat, and falling in love the old fashion way. Nothing is taboo. This is the world we live in. We’re asking to hear it all. The most beautiful relationships to the most depressing heartbreaks. We want your rendition of Modern Relationships.
 
This anthology seeks a place on the bookshelves of those welcomi...

Continue reading...
 

Saturday Evening Post Limerick Laughs

May 16, 2017

Saturday Evening Post Limerick Laughs Contest

http://www.saturdayeveningpost.com/limerick-contest    

Wanna join the fun? Submit your limerick!



Two children, a boy and a girl, take their time picking out penny candies while the teenage worker stares off in a daydream


 

 

(Two children, a boy and a girl, take their time picking out penny candies while the teenage worker stares off in a daydream.)

The Saturday Evening Post will award $25 to the author of the winning limerick for the illustration pictured above by Harold Anderson. Limericks must contain five lines. You may enter as many times as you wish.

To enter, fill out the entry form on their web site. Entries must be submitted by June 25, 2017. The winning limerick will be ann...


Continue reading...
 

TX Review Press Robert Phillips Poetry Chapbook Prize

May 15, 2017
Texas Review Press Robert Phillips Poetry Chapbook Prize
 
Ends on June 15, 2017   
Poetry chapbook manuscripts may contain up to 40 pages.
A reading fee of $20 must accompany each manuscript.
Winning manuscripts will be published the year after acceptance.
Winners will receive 20 free copies of their books.

Continue reading...
 

Williamette Writers Kay Snow Writing Contest

May 13, 2017
Willamette Writers Kay Snow Writing Contest  
 
The purpose of this annual writing contest, named in honor of Willamette Writer’s founder, Kay Snow, is to help writers reach professional goals in writing through a broad array of categories, while also encouraging student writers.
 
Deadline: June 15th, 2017  Entry fee: $15
 
First prize of $300, Second place prize of $150, and a Third place prize of $50 per winning entry in each of t...

Continue reading...
 

Dollar Stretcher

May 12, 2017
Dollar Stretcher
 
The Dollar Stretcher is a group of publications dedicated to "Living Better...for Less". The goal is to provide readers with ways to help them save time and money. Occasionally we will also include material on ways to make money at home. Payment is at the rate of $0.10 per published word.
 
from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bell Bridge Books
-and-
Editor, FundsforWriters, ht...

Continue reading...
 

The MacGuffin's 22nd National Poet Hunt Contest

May 11, 2017
The MacGuffin’s 22nd National Poet Hunt Contest 
 
 An entry consists of three poems.
Entries must be postmarked between April 1 and June 3, 2017.
There is a $15 entry fee.
 
First Place Prize of $500, plus two Honorable Mentions
Winners will be announced in September 2017.
First Place and Honorable Mention poems will be published in a future issue of The MacGuffin.

Continue reading...
 

2017 Gabehart Prize for Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, and Poetry

May 10, 2017
2017 Gabehart Prize for Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, and Poetry
 
Three emerging writer awards are presented by Kentucky Women Writers each year. The Betty Gabehart Prizes in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry recognize and support writers of exceptional talent who show potential for excellence in their literary endeavors. Winners receive:
 
$300 honorarium (which may be used to defray travel & lodging expenses)
The opportunity to appear...

Continue reading...
 

Tiferet Journal Writing Contest

May 9, 2017
Tiferet Journal Writing Contest
 
Tiferet is a non-sectarian, non-dogmatic publication and community at the nexus of literature and spirituality. We publish high-quality poetry, prose, and art that further meaningful dialogue about what it is to be humane and conscious in today’s often divisive world.
 
Deadline:  June 1, 2016.
 
$1,500 will be awarded in prizes
•$500 for the best poetry submission
•$500 for the best short story (...

Continue reading...
 

Bacopa Literary Review Annual Contest

May 8, 2017
Bacopa Literary Review Annual Contest
 
Contest Submissions now open until May 31, 2017
Poetry, Flash Story, Creative Nonfiction, Literary Fiction
$400 prize in each genre
Submission fee: $3
                                        
Poetry: A well-wrought poem in any form or genre that intrigues us, moves us, surprises us with stunning imagery, lyricism, soundplay, structure.
 
Flash Story: Flash fiction, creative nonficti...

Continue reading...
 

Writer


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.
 
Make a Free Website with Yola.