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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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






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Browsing Archive: March, 2009

"I Read It, I'll Spread It" Blog Writing Competition

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 31, 2009, In : Contest 

http://tewrites.blogspot.com/2009/03/christening-new-baby.html

ENTRY FEE $5 and $10 for up to 3 entries (£3 and £5).

To christen this new blog,
a writing competition will be running until June 30, 2009. It’s all about stuff we’ve read and been blown away by. Share the good news you read with us and our readers. Did you come across a little-known but life changing fact in some book somewhere? How about a quote you live by? Do you feel you must share it with the world or you would just die...

Continue reading ...
 

Koehler

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 30, 2009, In : Speciality Products 
http://www.koehlercompanies.com

Koehler supplies the finest art and message-driven wooden plaques, mirrors and clocks in the industry. In addition to our extensive line of stock products, Koehler specializes in working with our customers to develop products to suit their very special needs. Pays up to $125 per verse used.
 

Continue reading ...
 

Weavings: A Journal of the Christian Spiritual Life

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 29, 2009, In : Literary Journal 
PAY: $.11/word/poetry: $75+

Seeks to promote informed, committed spiritual growth with attention to the corporate dimension of the spiritual life. Such growth, to which laity and clergy alike are called, embraces all those expressions of discipline and discipleship that mark the Christian's response to God's work of weaving together the torn fabric of life. Weavings invites participation in the spiritual life, seeking to provide a forum in which our life in the world and the spiritual resourc...

Continue reading ...
 

Great Little Books

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 28, 2009, In : Book Publisher 
Great Little Books, LLC is an independent publisher located in Glen Rock, New Jersey.  We’re in business to:

Publish fiction—novels, children’s books, poetry and short stories—from new voices in traditional and new genres, and in new formats and across multiple mediums. 

Publish lifestyle and self-help books that grow out of the way people really live their lives and the support they need.

Build a community of our writers and readers, which includes reaching
out to our readers...

Continue reading ...
 

Miranda Literary Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 27, 2009, In : Fiction and Nonfiction Anthology 
Miranda Literary Magazine is beginning a new phase in its print endeavor and would like to invite writers to submit to our anthology projects.

Each project is based around a topic or a concept that will be the focus of the anthology. Submission should relate to the topic and in the end we arehoping for a collection of great writing on a given topic. We are also planning guest editors to work on the antholoyg. They will help with the selection of the work and write an introduction. Anthologies...

Continue reading ...
 

Flash Fiction Online

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 26, 2009, In : Online Fiction E-Zine 
http://www.flashfictiononline.com/submit.html

We publish stories from 500 to 1,000 words in length. They're very short, but they are still stories. That means the best ones have strong, interesting characters, plots, and (to some extent, at least) settings. We pay fifty dollars ($50) per story. This payment provides us
with first electronic rights, including HTML, PDF, plain text, and MP3 (audio) formats.
 

Continue reading ...
 

The Life Without Series

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 25, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
PAY: $25
Life Without Dad series - the current series under development - will be divided into a mixture of different underlying themes that thread together similar stories. These themes are meant to help rekindle some memories to form the basis of your story. There is no need to limit your story to neatly fit into the array of themes listed. We are open to new and unique themes that we might not have thought about; just let us know the theme that runs through your story. Beauty • Belief •...

Continue reading ...
 

17th National Annual "Senior Poets Laureate" 2009 Poetry Competition

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 24, 2009, In : Contest 
A contest open to all American poets age 50 and older who are U.S. Citizens regardless of where they live or are temporarily staying throughout the world. The 2009 SPL contest is sponsored by Amy Kitchener's Angels Without Wings Foundation (a non-profit Literary Society founded by Wanda Sue Parrot on July 31, 2001), adminstered by Yvonne Nunn, Dean, Cyber-College of Online Poetry, and judged by the Bardlets of the Cyber-College of Online Poetry and other members of the Meeting The Muse sectio...
Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Thanks Mom

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 23, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
http://www.chickensoup.com/form.asp?cid=possible_books

We are looking for stories of thanks from "children" of all ages about their moms. These stories of innumerable joys and challenges will touch your heart, make you laugh, inspire you and remind you that it doesn't matter how old you are, the job of a parent never ends.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009. Pay usually $200.

Continue reading ...
 

Simply Read Books

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 22, 2009, In : Children's 
http://www.simplyreadbooks.com/submission_guidelines.php

Simply Read Books is presently seeking manuscripts in the following genres: Middle Grade Fiction, YA Fiction, Graphic Novels, Non-Fiction for Kids. We specialize in high-quality, unique picture books and fiction. Before submitting, please browse our website, bookstores and libraries to look at and read what we publish. This will give you an idea of whether or not your story or illustrations would fit with our list.
 

Continue reading ...
 

Silver Lining Story Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 21, 2009, In : Contest 
The tenacity of the human spirit is never more apparent than in challenging times like these. And when the going gets tough, we often look to others whose tenacious spirits have enabled them to weather similar storms and whose living examples inspire us to persevere and to find a ray of hope behind even the darkest clouds. That's why we want to hear how you cope with, get through, and rise above your own challenges.

To that end, we are thrilled to announce the Silver Lining contest, brought t...

Continue reading ...
 

The Ultimate Runner and The Ultimate Bird Lover

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 20, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
Teresa Peluso sends this update on books in the Ultimate series:

Our retailers have specifically asked us for two titles this fall; one that's been on the list, The Ultimate Runner, and one newly added, The Ultimate Bird Lover. To be published in November 2009, our deadline for submissions on these two books is June 15, 2009.

Please visit 
www.ultimatehcibooks.com  for chapter descriptions for these two titles with deadlines pending. You'll also find everything you need to know about format an...

Continue reading ...
 

Writer's Digest 78th Annual Writing Competition

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 19, 2009, In : Contest 

GRAND PRIZE: $3,000 cash and a trip to New York City to meet with editors or agents.Writer's Digest will fly you and a guest to The Big Apple, where you'll spend three days and two nights in the publishing capital of the world. While you're there, a Writer's Digest editor will escort you to meet and share your work with four editors or agents! Plus, you'll receive a free Diamond Publishing Package from Outskirts Press.

Entry Deadline:  May 15, 2009.
Compete and Win in 10 Categories!

  • Inspira...


Continue reading ...
 

Shine brightly

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 18, 2009, In : Children's 
Shine brightly is a magazine for girls ages 9 to 14. It is published by GEMS Girls' Clubs (Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior) an international ministry that starts Bible-based, all-girl club programs in churches and Christian organizations. The goal of GEMS is to help bring girls inot a living relationship with Jesus Christ.
 
They are looking for stories, articles, interviews, quizzes, poems, games, puzzles, crafts, and recipes that are fresh, present the Christian life realistically, and...

Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for Teachers

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 17, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
http://www.chickensoup.com/form.asp?cid=possible_books

We have all had that one teacher who has made a difference in our lives. And teachers, remember that one student who made you know why you decided to be a teacher and who you will never forget? We are looking for stories from both teachers and students that will tell that unforgettable story.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009. Pay usually $200.
 

Continue reading ...
 

HeartLodge Poetry Anthology on Collecting

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 16, 2009, In : Poetry Anthology 
Muse with us about the why and how of what we collect. Proposed anthology looking for poems that draw us out of the expected and into the anthropology of collecting. Take us from the universe of small things to universal themes. Dazzle us!
 
Think:
bottle of dress buttons             santos or bultos
spongeware bowls                    basket of mushrooms
heirloom seeds                       microscopes and maps
dreams & stars                        pioneer diaries
 
Please send up to 3 poems, ea...

Continue reading ...
 

Together

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 15, 2009, In : Christian Print Magazine 
http://www.churchoutreach.com/submissions.php

Our focus is fast-moving personal experience stories (up to 1,200 words) of salvation and Christian growth, although we welcome experiences on the growth of family relations. Together pays up to $50 per article on publication, depending on length and quality of writing. Pictures or illustrations pay extra, if useable.
 

Continue reading ...
 

The Incredible Power of Prayer

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 14, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
I’d like to invite you to be part of an exciting new series that Guideposts is sponsoring: The Incredible Power of Prayer.
 
You may have contributed to one or more of my story volumes in A Cup of Comfort, Life Savors, or Love is a Verb. Great! I’d love to hear from you whether you’re a previous associate or have not yet submitted anything to my projects.
 
Prayer is the heartbeat of the Christian life and is an amazing gift from God to us. A prayer in faith can spur God’s heart to ...

Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for Dads

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 13, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
http://www.chickensoup.com/form.asp?cid=possible_books

We are looking for stories of thanks from "children" of all ages about their dads. These stories of innumerable joys and challenges will touch your heart, make you laugh, inspire you and remind you that it doesn't matter how old you are, the job of a parent never ends.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009. Pay usually $200.

Continue reading ...
 

Workers Write! Literary Journal

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 12, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
www.workerswritejournal.com

CURRENT NEEDS: "We are accepting stories for our sixth issue, Tales from the Capitol - stories from the government workers' point of view, 500 - 5000 words. We are also looking for other workplace stories, between 5,000 and 12,000 words for our Overtime series (one-story chapbooks that are mailed out to subscribers during the year)." Pays $5-$50 depending on the word length and rights bought. Deadline August 1, 2009.

 from: www.writersweekly.com

Continue reading ...
 

Turtle Books

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 11, 2009, In : Children's 
http://www.turtlebooks.com/

An independent publishing house specializing in illustrated children's books. The goal is to publish a small, select list of high quality children's books each year. In most cases, we publish our books in both English and Spanish.
 
from: www.fundsforwriters.com

Continue reading ...
 

US Airways Magazine, USA

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 10, 2009, In : Print Magazine 
Looking for writers who can deliver smart, pithy copy. "We like breezy. We like humor. We like a light tone. And we like writers who can deliver short pieces (100-250 words) as well as longer stories." Pays $1 per word and up.

Guidelines: http://www.usairwaysmag.com/pdfs/USAWwriterguide.pdf
 
from: www.worldwidefreelance.com

Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Not Really Retired

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 9, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
This book will share humorous and fun stories from those who are actively enjoying their "senior years!" Tell us about your new careers, your volunteer work, your sports, your travels, and those things you always wanted to do that you are finally doing.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009.
 
www.chickensoupforthesoul.com

Continue reading ...
 

HACWN's Spring Mentoring Retreat

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 8, 2009,
Are you at a stage in your life in which you're longing for personal feedback on your writing? Then check out HACWN's Spring Mentoring Retreat April 16-18, 2009.

This event is designed for the people who long for a personal touch and coaching from a professional writer/editor that goes beyond what you usually find at a writers' conference. We'll all get away at a retreat center near Kansas City (Excelsior Springs). You'll show your materials to your mentor, the mentor will give you feedback, ...

Continue reading ...
 

I Love Cats Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 7, 2009, In : Print Magazine 
http://www.iluvcats.com/writguidfori.html

"I do not want poetry (as I seldom publish it) but I am interested in feature stories about cats and their owners, (no talking cats, please), interesting or odd happenings with cats, tips for cat owners, health issues, nonfiction pieces, behavior problems, that sort of thing. Please do not send stories about cats that go or live outdoors. I'm looking for a story--preferably with photos or drawings--that is 1,000 words, tops, ideally 500-800 words. I bu...
Continue reading ...
 

Papyrus Greeting Cards

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 6, 2009, In : Greeting Cards 
http://www.papyrusonline.com/category/about%2Bpapyrus/artist%2Bsubmission%2Bguidelines.do#2
 
The greetings we purchase from freelance writers are specifically suited for particular card-sending occasions.  Our text complements the variety of looks we offer:  Fine art, whimsy, traditional, contemporary, photography and humor.  Traditional or sentimental text is most often used in seasonal captions (Christmas, Easter, etc.).  Papyrus also needs contemporary text that expresses common sentiment...

Continue reading ...
 

Personal Development Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 5, 2009, In : Print Magazine 
http://www.morethanamagazine.com

National publication seeks limited number of well-written
articles on life-changing travel experiences. Have you been
to Costa Rica to learn Yoga? Explored China with
human rights
workers
? Found the meaning of life camping in Montana? If
you've been someplace that has impacted your mind/body/soul,
can tell the story well, and the reader can identify with what
you've experienced, your story is for us. Submissions should be
approximately 1,000 words. Pays 20 cent...

Continue reading ...
 
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Browsing Archive: March, 2009

"I Read It, I'll Spread It" Blog Writing Competition

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 31, 2009, In : Contest 

http://tewrites.blogspot.com/2009/03/christening-new-baby.html

ENTRY FEE $5 and $10 for up to 3 entries (£3 and £5).

To christen this new blog,
a writing competition will be running until June 30, 2009. It’s all about stuff we’ve read and been blown away by. Share the good news you read with us and our readers. Did you come across a little-known but life changing fact in some book somewhere? How about a quote you live by? Do you feel you must share it with the world or you would just die...

Continue reading ...
 

Koehler

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 30, 2009, In : Speciality Products 
http://www.koehlercompanies.com

Koehler supplies the finest art and message-driven wooden plaques, mirrors and clocks in the industry. In addition to our extensive line of stock products, Koehler specializes in working with our customers to develop products to suit their very special needs. Pays up to $125 per verse used.
 

Continue reading ...
 

Weavings: A Journal of the Christian Spiritual Life

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 29, 2009, In : Literary Journal 
PAY: $.11/word/poetry: $75+

Seeks to promote informed, committed spiritual growth with attention to the corporate dimension of the spiritual life. Such growth, to which laity and clergy alike are called, embraces all those expressions of discipline and discipleship that mark the Christian's response to God's work of weaving together the torn fabric of life. Weavings invites participation in the spiritual life, seeking to provide a forum in which our life in the world and the spiritual resourc...

Continue reading ...
 

Great Little Books

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 28, 2009, In : Book Publisher 
Great Little Books, LLC is an independent publisher located in Glen Rock, New Jersey.  We’re in business to:

Publish fiction—novels, children’s books, poetry and short stories—from new voices in traditional and new genres, and in new formats and across multiple mediums. 

Publish lifestyle and self-help books that grow out of the way people really live their lives and the support they need.

Build a community of our writers and readers, which includes reaching
out to our readers...

Continue reading ...
 

Miranda Literary Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 27, 2009, In : Fiction and Nonfiction Anthology 
Miranda Literary Magazine is beginning a new phase in its print endeavor and would like to invite writers to submit to our anthology projects.

Each project is based around a topic or a concept that will be the focus of the anthology. Submission should relate to the topic and in the end we arehoping for a collection of great writing on a given topic. We are also planning guest editors to work on the antholoyg. They will help with the selection of the work and write an introduction. Anthologies...

Continue reading ...
 

Flash Fiction Online

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 26, 2009, In : Online Fiction E-Zine 
http://www.flashfictiononline.com/submit.html

We publish stories from 500 to 1,000 words in length. They're very short, but they are still stories. That means the best ones have strong, interesting characters, plots, and (to some extent, at least) settings. We pay fifty dollars ($50) per story. This payment provides us
with first electronic rights, including HTML, PDF, plain text, and MP3 (audio) formats.
 
from: www.fundsforwriters.com

Continue reading ...
 

The Life Without Series

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 25, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
PAY: $25
Life Without Dad series - the current series under development - will be divided into a mixture of different underlying themes that thread together similar stories. These themes are meant to help rekindle some memories to form the basis of your story. There is no need to limit your story to neatly fit into the array of themes listed. We are open to new and unique themes that we might not have thought about; just let us know the theme that runs through your story. Beauty • Belief •...

Continue reading ...
 

17th National Annual "Senior Poets Laureate" 2009 Poetry Competition

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 24, 2009, In : Contest 
A contest open to all American poets age 50 and older who are U.S. Citizens regardless of where they live or are temporarily staying throughout the world. The 2009 SPL contest is sponsored by Amy Kitchener's Angels Without Wings Foundation (a non-profit Literary Society founded by Wanda Sue Parrot on July 31, 2001), adminstered by Yvonne Nunn, Dean, Cyber-College of Online Poetry, and judged by the Bardlets of the Cyber-College of Online Poetry and other members of the Meeting The Muse sectio...
Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Thanks Mom

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 23, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
http://www.chickensoup.com/form.asp?cid=possible_books

We are looking for stories of thanks from "children" of all ages about their moms. These stories of innumerable joys and challenges will touch your heart, make you laugh, inspire you and remind you that it doesn't matter how old you are, the job of a parent never ends.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009. Pay usually $200.

Continue reading ...
 

Simply Read Books

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 22, 2009, In : Children's 
http://www.simplyreadbooks.com/submission_guidelines.php

Simply Read Books is presently seeking manuscripts in the following genres: Middle Grade Fiction, YA Fiction, Graphic Novels, Non-Fiction for Kids. We specialize in high-quality, unique picture books and fiction. Before submitting, please browse our website, bookstores and libraries to look at and read what we publish. This will give you an idea of whether or not your story or illustrations would fit with our list.
 
from: www.fundsforwr...

Continue reading ...
 

Silver Lining Story Contest

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 21, 2009, In : Contest 
The tenacity of the human spirit is never more apparent than in challenging times like these. And when the going gets tough, we often look to others whose tenacious spirits have enabled them to weather similar storms and whose living examples inspire us to persevere and to find a ray of hope behind even the darkest clouds. That's why we want to hear how you cope with, get through, and rise above your own challenges.

To that end, we are thrilled to announce the Silver Lining contest, brought t...

Continue reading ...
 

The Ultimate Runner and The Ultimate Bird Lover

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 20, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
Teresa Peluso sends this update on books in the Ultimate series:

Our retailers have specifically asked us for two titles this fall; one that's been on the list, The Ultimate Runner, and one newly added, The Ultimate Bird Lover. To be published in November 2009, our deadline for submissions on these two books is June 15, 2009.

Please visit 
www.ultimatehcibooks.com  for chapter descriptions for these two titles with deadlines pending. You'll also find everything you need to know about format an...

Continue reading ...
 

Writer's Digest 78th Annual Writing Competition

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 19, 2009, In : Contest 

GRAND PRIZE: $3,000 cash and a trip to New York City to meet with editors or agents.Writer's Digest will fly you and a guest to The Big Apple, where you'll spend three days and two nights in the publishing capital of the world. While you're there, a Writer's Digest editor will escort you to meet and share your work with four editors or agents! Plus, you'll receive a free Diamond Publishing Package from Outskirts Press.

Entry Deadline:  May 15, 2009.
Compete and Win in 10 Categories!


Continue reading ...
 

Shine brightly

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 18, 2009, In : Children's 
Shine brightly is a magazine for girls ages 9 to 14. It is published by GEMS Girls' Clubs (Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior) an international ministry that starts Bible-based, all-girl club programs in churches and Christian organizations. The goal of GEMS is to help bring girls inot a living relationship with Jesus Christ.
 
They are looking for stories, articles, interviews, quizzes, poems, games, puzzles, crafts, and recipes that are fresh, present the Christian life realistically, and...

Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for Teachers

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 17, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
http://www.chickensoup.com/form.asp?cid=possible_books

We have all had that one teacher who has made a difference in our lives. And teachers, remember that one student who made you know why you decided to be a teacher and who you will never forget? We are looking for stories from both teachers and students that will tell that unforgettable story.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009. Pay usually $200.
 
from: www.fundsforwriters.com

Continue reading ...
 

HeartLodge Poetry Anthology on Collecting

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 16, 2009, In : Poetry Anthology 
Muse with us about the why and how of what we collect. Proposed anthology looking for poems that draw us out of the expected and into the anthropology of collecting. Take us from the universe of small things to universal themes. Dazzle us!
 
Think:
bottle of dress buttons             santos or bultos
spongeware bowls                    basket of mushrooms
heirloom seeds                       microscopes and maps
dreams & stars                        pioneer diaries
 
Please send up to 3 poems, ea...

Continue reading ...
 

Together

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 15, 2009, In : Christian Print Magazine 
http://www.churchoutreach.com/submissions.php

Our focus is fast-moving personal experience stories (up to 1,200 words) of salvation and Christian growth, although we welcome experiences on the growth of family relations. Together pays up to $50 per article on publication, depending on length and quality of writing. Pictures or illustrations pay extra, if useable.
 
from: www.fundsforwriters.com

Continue reading ...
 

The Incredible Power of Prayer

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 14, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
I’d like to invite you to be part of an exciting new series that Guideposts is sponsoring: The Incredible Power of Prayer.
 
You may have contributed to one or more of my story volumes in A Cup of Comfort, Life Savors, or Love is a Verb. Great! I’d love to hear from you whether you’re a previous associate or have not yet submitted anything to my projects.
 
Prayer is the heartbeat of the Christian life and is an amazing gift from God to us. A prayer in faith can spur God’s heart to ...

Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for Dads

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 13, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
http://www.chickensoup.com/form.asp?cid=possible_books

We are looking for stories of thanks from "children" of all ages about their dads. These stories of innumerable joys and challenges will touch your heart, make you laugh, inspire you and remind you that it doesn't matter how old you are, the job of a parent never ends.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009. Pay usually $200.

Continue reading ...
 

Workers Write! Literary Journal

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 12, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
www.workerswritejournal.com

CURRENT NEEDS: "We are accepting stories for our sixth issue, Tales from the Capitol - stories from the government workers' point of view, 500 - 5000 words. We are also looking for other workplace stories, between 5,000 and 12,000 words for our Overtime series (one-story chapbooks that are mailed out to subscribers during the year)." Pays $5-$50 depending on the word length and rights bought. Deadline August 1, 2009.

 from: www.writersweekly.com

Continue reading ...
 

Turtle Books

Posted by Sally Clark on Wednesday, March 11, 2009, In : Children's 
http://www.turtlebooks.com/

An independent publishing house specializing in illustrated children's books. The goal is to publish a small, select list of high quality children's books each year. In most cases, we publish our books in both English and Spanish.
 
from: www.fundsforwriters.com

Continue reading ...
 

US Airways Magazine, USA

Posted by Sally Clark on Tuesday, March 10, 2009, In : Print Magazine 
Looking for writers who can deliver smart, pithy copy. "We like breezy. We like humor. We like a light tone. And we like writers who can deliver short pieces (100-250 words) as well as longer stories." Pays $1 per word and up.

Guidelines: http://www.usairwaysmag.com/pdfs/USAWwriterguide.pdf
 
from: www.worldwidefreelance.com

Continue reading ...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Not Really Retired

Posted by Sally Clark on Monday, March 9, 2009, In : Nonfiction Anthology 
This book will share humorous and fun stories from those who are actively enjoying their "senior years!" Tell us about your new careers, your volunteer work, your sports, your travels, and those things you always wanted to do that you are finally doing.
 
The deadline date for story submissions is June 30, 2009.
 
www.chickensoupforthesoul.com

Continue reading ...
 

HACWN's Spring Mentoring Retreat

Posted by Sally Clark on Sunday, March 8, 2009,
Are you at a stage in your life in which you're longing for personal feedback on your writing? Then check out HACWN's Spring Mentoring Retreat April 16-18, 2009.

This event is designed for the people who long for a personal touch and coaching from a professional writer/editor that goes beyond what you usually find at a writers' conference. We'll all get away at a retreat center near Kansas City (Excelsior Springs). You'll show your materials to your mentor, the mentor will give you feedback, ...

Continue reading ...
 

I Love Cats Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, March 7, 2009, In : Print Magazine 
http://www.iluvcats.com/writguidfori.html

"I do not want poetry (as I seldom publish it) but I am interested in feature stories about cats and their owners, (no talking cats, please), interesting or odd happenings with cats, tips for cat owners, health issues, nonfiction pieces, behavior problems, that sort of thing. Please do not send stories about cats that go or live outdoors. I'm looking for a story--preferably with photos or drawings--that is 1,000 words, tops, ideally 500-800 words. I bu...
Continue reading ...
 

Papyrus Greeting Cards

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, March 6, 2009, In : Greeting Cards 
http://www.papyrusonline.com/category/about%2Bpapyrus/artist%2Bsubmission%2Bguidelines.do#2
 
The greetings we purchase from freelance writers are specifically suited for particular card-sending occasions.  Our text complements the variety of looks we offer:  Fine art, whimsy, traditional, contemporary, photography and humor.  Traditional or sentimental text is most often used in seasonal captions (Christmas, Easter, etc.).  Papyrus also needs contemporary text that expresses common sentiment...

Continue reading ...
 

Personal Development Magazine

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, March 5, 2009, In : Print Magazine 
http://www.morethanamagazine.com

National publication seeks limited number of well-written
articles on life-changing travel experiences. Have you been
to Costa Rica to learn Yoga? Explored China with
human rights
workers
? Found the meaning of life camping in Montana? If
you've been someplace that has impacted your mind/body/soul,
can tell the story well, and the reader can identify with what
you've experienced, your story is for us. Submissions should be
approximately 1,000 words. Pays 20 cent...

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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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