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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Published by Hachette Book Group,


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 44,000 copies sold! 


Crab Creek Review Poetry Prize

April 9, 2021
Crab Creek Review Poetry Prize
 
$500 cash prize for a single poem. The winner and finalists will be published in the following volume of Crab Creek Review, and all entries will be considered for publication.
 
We welcome up to 4 poems per entry, 8 pages maximum. The entry fee is $16 per submission. Multiple submissions are allowed, but each batch must be submitted separately, with its own entry fee.
 
Deadline: May 15, 2021
 

Artemesia Publishing

April 8, 2021
Artemesia Publishing

Artemesia Publishing publishes primarily fiction for general audiences for both adults and children. On rare occasions we will publish nonfiction titles, however we ask that you first approach us with a proposal for any nonfiction title. For fiction, we will consider proposals for manuscripts in most genres, however we will not accept any work that contains erotica, sexually explicit, or other hard-core material. We do not publish poetry. W...

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Time of Singing Summer Poetry Contest

April 7, 2021
Time of Singing Summer Poetry Contest

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Christmas Stories

April 6, 2021
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Christmas Stories


We are looking for stories about the entire December holiday season, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Boxing Day, and New Year’s. Please make sure that they are “Santa safe” so that we don’t spoil the magic for precocious readers!

We want great holiday stories that share your traditions and memories of normal holidays pre-pandemic. We’re hoping the pandem...


Continue reading...
 

Bearport Publishing

April 5, 2021
Bearport Publishing

At Bearport Publishing, we believe that books with good writing and amazing photos are irresistible to kids. We also believe that providing kids with books they want to read is one of the surest ways to foster reading achievement. These two principles guide the development of all our curriculum-aligned books for children in grades PreK-8. Our books help get kids excited about reading, even if they are struggling or reluctant readers. We f...


Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of Colorado: May Contest

April 5, 2021
Poetry Society of Colorado: May Contest

Submission Deadline: May 15, 2021
Sponsor: Melanie Eulberg
Theme: Haikuartet
Form: Traditional Haiku (set of 4)
Line Limit: Exactly 12
Entry fee: $5 per poem
 
***Special Prize Structure: 1st $50;  2nd $30;  3rd $20

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Shenandoah

April 2, 2021
Shenandoah  

SHORT STORIES and CREATIVE NONFICTION (essays, memoir, etc.) should be under 8,000 words. NOVEL EXCERPTS under 8,000 words will be considered with great enthusiasm. POETRY submissions should contain up to five pieces and not more than ten pages total. We pay our contributors at the rate of $100 per poem, $100 per 1000 words of prose up to $500, and $50 per page of comics up to $500.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bel...

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Force Majeure Flash Contest

March 31, 2021
Force Majeure Flash Contest

$5 ENTRY FEE. Deadline April 30, 2021. Top prize for a single flash $300; two runners-up $100 each. Limit 1,000 words. May contain fiction, nonfiction, hybrids, marks, or images, in any combination. May bend genre.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bell Bridge Books
-and-
Editor, FundsforWriters, http://www.fundsforwriters.com  
Writer's Digest 101 Best Websites for Writers since 2001
...
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The War Cry: Leadership and Power

March 30, 2021
The War Cry: Leadership and Power

The War Cry represents the Salvation Army’s mission through news, profiles, commentaries and stories. It looks to bring people to Christ, help believers grow in faith and character, and promotes redemptive cultural practices from the perspective of Salvation Army programs, ministries and doctrines. Readership consists of those in and involved with The Salvation Army as well as the general public. It is distribut...


Continue reading...
 

Focus on the Family Magazine: Cleaning Up Christmas

March 29, 2021
Focus on the Family Magazine: Cleaning Up Christmas

Topic: How did you get your kids excited about cleaning up Christmas decorations? We are not looking for lectures or object lessons. Instead, we want hands-on, practical ideas that you or someone you know have done and that other parents can try to do. This is not the place for you to refine your voice as an author. At this time, this call for submissions is only for North American...

Continue reading...
 

Crab Creek Review Poetry Prize

April 9, 2021
Crab Creek Review Poetry Prize
 
$500 cash prize for a single poem. The winner and finalists will be published in the following volume of Crab Creek Review, and all entries will be considered for publication.
 
We welcome up to 4 poems per entry, 8 pages maximum. The entry fee is $16 per submission. Multiple submissions are allowed, but each batch must be submitted separately, with its own entry fee.
 
Deadline: May 15, 2021
 

Artemesia Publishing

April 8, 2021
Artemesia Publishing

Artemesia Publishing publishes primarily fiction for general audiences for both adults and children. On rare occasions we will publish nonfiction titles, however we ask that you first approach us with a proposal for any nonfiction title. For fiction, we will consider proposals for manuscripts in most genres, however we will not accept any work that contains erotica, sexually explicit, or other hard-core material. We do not publish poetry. W...

Continue reading...
 

Time of Singing Summer Poetry Contest

April 7, 2021
Time of Singing Summer Poetry Contest

Continue reading...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Christmas Stories

April 6, 2021
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Christmas Stories


We are looking for stories about the entire December holiday season, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Boxing Day, and New Year’s. Please make sure that they are “Santa safe” so that we don’t spoil the magic for precocious readers!

We want great holiday stories that share your traditions and memories of normal holidays pre-pandemic. We’re hoping the pandem...


Continue reading...
 

Bearport Publishing

April 5, 2021
Bearport Publishing

At Bearport Publishing, we believe that books with good writing and amazing photos are irresistible to kids. We also believe that providing kids with books they want to read is one of the surest ways to foster reading achievement. These two principles guide the development of all our curriculum-aligned books for children in grades PreK-8. Our books help get kids excited about reading, even if they are struggling or reluctant readers. We f...


Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of Colorado: May Contest

April 5, 2021
Poetry Society of Colorado: May Contest

Submission Deadline: May 15, 2021
Sponsor: Melanie Eulberg
Theme: Haikuartet
Form: Traditional Haiku (set of 4)
Line Limit: Exactly 12
Entry fee: $5 per poem
 
***Special Prize Structure: 1st $50;  2nd $30;  3rd $20

Continue reading...
 

Shenandoah

April 2, 2021
Shenandoah  

SHORT STORIES and CREATIVE NONFICTION (essays, memoir, etc.) should be under 8,000 words. NOVEL EXCERPTS under 8,000 words will be considered with great enthusiasm. POETRY submissions should contain up to five pieces and not more than ten pages total. We pay our contributors at the rate of $100 per poem, $100 per 1000 words of prose up to $500, and $50 per page of comics up to $500.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bel...

Continue reading...
 

Force Majeure Flash Contest

March 31, 2021
Force Majeure Flash Contest

$5 ENTRY FEE. Deadline April 30, 2021. Top prize for a single flash $300; two runners-up $100 each. Limit 1,000 words. May contain fiction, nonfiction, hybrids, marks, or images, in any combination. May bend genre.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bell Bridge Books
-and-
Editor, FundsforWriters, http://www.fundsforwriters.com  
Writer's Digest 101 Best Websites for Writers since 2001
...
Continue reading...
 

The War Cry: Leadership and Power

March 30, 2021
The War Cry: Leadership and Power

The War Cry represents the Salvation Army’s mission through news, profiles, commentaries and stories. It looks to bring people to Christ, help believers grow in faith and character, and promotes redemptive cultural practices from the perspective of Salvation Army programs, ministries and doctrines. Readership consists of those in and involved with The Salvation Army as well as the general public. It is distribut...


Continue reading...
 

Focus on the Family Magazine: Cleaning Up Christmas

March 29, 2021
Focus on the Family Magazine: Cleaning Up Christmas

Topic: How did you get your kids excited about cleaning up Christmas decorations? We are not looking for lectures or object lessons. Instead, we want hands-on, practical ideas that you or someone you know have done and that other parents can try to do. This is not the place for you to refine your voice as an author. At this time, this call for submissions is only for North American...

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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