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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What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?

October 20, 2014
What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?
 
Shield HealthCare recognizes the dedication and daily challenges of caregivers. Our annual caregiver story contest on “What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?” is a special way to honor caregivers and provide an encouraging forum to share inspiration. Whether you are a family caregiver or a home health professional, we welcome your story about the rewards of being a caregiver.
 
Top 3 Story Winner Prizes:
•$500 American Express Gift Card
•One-year subscription to Today's Caregiver Magazine
•Commemorative Wall Plaque
 
Top 5 Runner-up Prizes:
•$150 American Express Gift Card
•One-year subscription to Today's Caregiver Magazine
 
Stories must be 600 words or less. Entry is free. Deadline is November 30, 2014.


 

Run for God Devotions Anthology

October 18, 2014
Run For God Devotions Anthology
 
Have you ever had an experience in your life, more specifically, in your running life that just seemed like God was trying to teach you something, and looking back you know that to be the case?!
 
If so, we’d love to hear from you! We at Run for God would like for you to share your story with us, but not only that, we’d like for you to share it in a way that others could learn from the things that God showed you. Some o...

Continue reading...
 

Abilene Writers Guild Annual Contest

October 17, 2014
Abilene Writers Guild Annual Contest
 
Categories to enter: Poetry, rhymed; Poetry, unrhymed; Children’s Stories for ages 3-8; Articles of General Interest; Compositions of Inspiration; Memoir/Nostalgia; Fiction for Adults; Flash Fiction; Flash Poetry.
 
Entry fees: $5 - $10. Prizes in each category: $100, $65, $35.
 
Deadline: November 30, 2014.
 
Our judges, professionals in their fields, are asked to crit...

Continue reading...
 

National Novel Writing Month

October 16, 2014
National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
http://www.nanowrimo.org 

November 1 – 30. Thirty days and nights of literary abandon!

•Write a 50,000-word (or longer!) novel, between November 1 and November 30.

•Start from scratch. None of your own previously written prose can be included in your NaNoWriMo draft (though outlines, character sketches, and research are all fine, as are citations from other people’s works).

•Write a novel. We define a novel as a lengthy work of fiction....


Continue reading...
 

Chamberton Publishing Writing Contest

October 15, 2014
Chamberton Publishing Writing Contest
 
Theme: Moments In Time: 2024 - A Short Fiction Writing Contest
 
Based on the theme '2024' write a short story using this image as inspiration. What has happened to the world? Have we been plummeted into the past? Has a meteor hit earth? Has humanity collectively decided to lay down their tech devices and return to primitive living? You decide. Don't "tell" what has happened but rather "show" what...

Continue reading...
 

Writer's Digest Short Story Competition

October 14, 2014
Writer’s Digest Short Short Story Competition
 
We’re looking for short stories! Think you can write a winning story in less than 1,500 words? Enter the 15th Annual Writer’s Digest Short Short Story Competition for your chance to win $3,000 in cash, get published in Writer’s Digest magazine, and a paid trip to our ever-popular Writer’s Digest Conference! The winning entries will be on display in the 15th Annual W...

Continue reading...
 

"Dare to Be" Poetry Chapbook Contest

October 13, 2014
"Dare to Be" Poetry Chapbook Contest
 
 
Literary journal Minerva Rising is accepting submissions of poetry on the theme: "Dare to Be, Dare to Write, Dare to Dare." Submit 14-24 pages of your best poetry. First prize is $250 and 10 copies of the chapbook. Deadline: 11/15/2014. Fees: $20.
 

Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of New Hampshire

October 12, 2014
Poetry Society of New Hampshire
 
The Poetry Society of New Hampshire sponsors two National Contests open to all poets, members or not. Judges for the contests are not members of the Poetry Society of New Hampshire. Prizes are awarded to four places, 1st place, $100, 2nd place, $50, 3rd and 4th places $25 each. Winning poems will be published in our quarterly magazine, The Poets Touchstone, and winning poets will receive one copy of the i...

Continue reading...
 

Thriving Family Magazine

October 11, 2014
Thriving Family Magazine
 
Thriving Family Magazine needs articles for their magazine on various topics.
All articles should be between 50-350 words. Pay is $25-$75.
All articles are due October 26, 2014.
 
Topics are:
Tips for Rainy Day Play
Sleep-through-the-night Solutions
Transitioning from Highchair to Table
Help for Babies Who Spit Up
 
For their Discovery Times magazine (ages 4-7), they are also looking for 200-300 word articles. They ...

Continue reading...
 

VIA Poetry on the Move Contest

October 10, 2014
VIA Poetry on the Move Contest
 
Beginning October 1, VIA Metropolitan Transit will be accepting poems for our 6th Annual Poetry on the Move Contest in which the winning poetry will be printed and placed on our buses and vans for passengers to enjoy during National Poetry Month, April 2015. The contest is held early to allow time to coordinate the winning poems with area teen youth art programs to create the designs for bus interior cards.
 
Sub...

Continue reading...
 

What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?

October 20, 2014
What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?
 
Shield HealthCare recognizes the dedication and daily challenges of caregivers. Our annual caregiver story contest on “What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?” is a special way to honor caregivers and provide an encouraging forum to share inspiration. Whether you are a family caregiver or a home health professional, we welcome your story about the rewards of being a caregiver.
 
Top 3 Story Winner Prizes:
•$500 American Express Gift Card
•One-year subscription to Today's Caregiver Magazine
•Commemorative Wall Plaque
 
Top 5 Runner-up Prizes:
•$150 American Express Gift Card
•One-year subscription to Today's Caregiver Magazine
 
Stories must be 600 words or less. Entry is free. Deadline is November 30, 2014.


 

Run for God Devotions Anthology

October 18, 2014
Run For God Devotions Anthology
 
Have you ever had an experience in your life, more specifically, in your running life that just seemed like God was trying to teach you something, and looking back you know that to be the case?!
 
If so, we’d love to hear from you! We at Run for God would like for you to share your story with us, but not only that, we’d like for you to share it in a way that others could learn from the things that God showed you. Some o...

Continue reading...
 

Abilene Writers Guild Annual Contest

October 17, 2014
Abilene Writers Guild Annual Contest
 
Categories to enter: Poetry, rhymed; Poetry, unrhymed; Children’s Stories for ages 3-8; Articles of General Interest; Compositions of Inspiration; Memoir/Nostalgia; Fiction for Adults; Flash Fiction; Flash Poetry.
 
Entry fees: $5 - $10. Prizes in each category: $100, $65, $35.
 
Deadline: November 30, 2014.
 
Our judges, professionals in their fields, are asked to crit...

Continue reading...
 

National Novel Writing Month

October 16, 2014
National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
http://www.nanowrimo.org 

November 1 – 30. Thirty days and nights of literary abandon!

•Write a 50,000-word (or longer!) novel, between November 1 and November 30.

•Start from scratch. None of your own previously written prose can be included in your NaNoWriMo draft (though outlines, character sketches, and research are all fine, as are citations from other people’s works).

•Write a novel. We define a novel as a lengthy work of fiction....


Continue reading...
 

Chamberton Publishing Writing Contest

October 15, 2014
Chamberton Publishing Writing Contest
 
Theme: Moments In Time: 2024 - A Short Fiction Writing Contest
 
Based on the theme '2024' write a short story using this image as inspiration. What has happened to the world? Have we been plummeted into the past? Has a meteor hit earth? Has humanity collectively decided to lay down their tech devices and return to primitive living? You decide. Don't "tell" what has happened but rather "show" what...

Continue reading...
 

Writer's Digest Short Story Competition

October 14, 2014
Writer’s Digest Short Short Story Competition
 
We’re looking for short stories! Think you can write a winning story in less than 1,500 words? Enter the 15th Annual Writer’s Digest Short Short Story Competition for your chance to win $3,000 in cash, get published in Writer’s Digest magazine, and a paid trip to our ever-popular Writer’s Digest Conference! The winning entries will be on display in the 15th Annual W...

Continue reading...
 

"Dare to Be" Poetry Chapbook Contest

October 13, 2014
"Dare to Be" Poetry Chapbook Contest
 
 
Literary journal Minerva Rising is accepting submissions of poetry on the theme: "Dare to Be, Dare to Write, Dare to Dare." Submit 14-24 pages of your best poetry. First prize is $250 and 10 copies of the chapbook. Deadline: 11/15/2014. Fees: $20.
 

Continue reading...
 

Poetry Society of New Hampshire

October 12, 2014
Poetry Society of New Hampshire
 
The Poetry Society of New Hampshire sponsors two National Contests open to all poets, members or not. Judges for the contests are not members of the Poetry Society of New Hampshire. Prizes are awarded to four places, 1st place, $100, 2nd place, $50, 3rd and 4th places $25 each. Winning poems will be published in our quarterly magazine, The Poets Touchstone, and winning poets will receive one copy of the i...

Continue reading...
 

Thriving Family Magazine

October 11, 2014
Thriving Family Magazine
 
Thriving Family Magazine needs articles for their magazine on various topics.
All articles should be between 50-350 words. Pay is $25-$75.
All articles are due October 26, 2014.
 
Topics are:
Tips for Rainy Day Play
Sleep-through-the-night Solutions
Transitioning from Highchair to Table
Help for Babies Who Spit Up
 
For their Discovery Times magazine (ages 4-7), they are also looking for 200-300 word articles. They ...

Continue reading...
 

VIA Poetry on the Move Contest

October 10, 2014
VIA Poetry on the Move Contest
 
Beginning October 1, VIA Metropolitan Transit will be accepting poems for our 6th Annual Poetry on the Move Contest in which the winning poetry will be printed and placed on our buses and vans for passengers to enjoy during National Poetry Month, April 2015. The contest is held early to allow time to coordinate the winning poems with area teen youth art programs to create the designs for bus interior cards.
 
Sub...

Continue reading...
 

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