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! 


Poets & Patrons 65th Annual Chicagoland Poetry Contest

July 26, 2021
Poets & Patrons 65th Annual Chicagoland Poetry Contest 
 

Wernick & Pratt Agency

July 25, 2021
Wernick & Pratt Agency

Wernick & Pratt is a full-service literary agency focused exclusively on the children’s book industry. The agency represents established and emerging authors and illustrators whose work ranges from fiction to nonfiction, from very young picture books and novelty books, through early reader, middle grade, and young adult.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bell Bridge Books
-and-
Editor, FundsforWri...

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Jack Grapes Poetry Prize

July 24, 2021
Jack Grapes Poetry Prize

NO ENTRY FEE. Deadline August 31, 2021. You may submit ONE, previously unpublished poem. If the poem has appeared in any book, magazine or edited website, including Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, then it is published. Three winners will receive $500 each, plus publication. Nine finalists will receive $100 each, plus publication. Winners and finalists will be announced in mid-October.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Caro...

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The Diana Woods Memorial Award in Creative Nonfiction

July 23, 2021
The Diana Woods Memorial Award in Creative Nonfiction
https://lunchticket.org/contests/dwm/       

Creative nonfiction authors are invited to submit an essay of up to 5,000 words on the subject of their choice to be considered for the Diana Woods Memorial (DWM) Award in creative nonfiction. Winners will receive $250 and their work will be featured in the next issue of Lunch Ticket. Each award recipient must submit a 100-word biography, current photo, and send a brief note of thanks to the Woods...

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Crazy Family

July 22, 2021
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Crazy Family            

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The Orison Anthology Awards in Fiction, Nonfiction, & Poetry

July 21, 2021
The Orison Anthology Awards in Fiction, Nonfiction, & Poetry

Each year from May 1 – August 1 we accept entries of unpublished single works in three genres (fiction, nonfiction, & poetry) for consideration for The Orison Anthology Awards. The winner in each genre will receive a $500 cash prize as well as publication in The Orison Anthology, an annual collection of the best spiritually engaged writing that appeared in periodicals...


Continue reading...
 

Tallahassee Writers Assoc. Seven Hills Literary, Poetry, & Haiku Contests

July 20, 2021
Tallahassee Writers Association Seven Hills Literary, Penumbra Poetry & Haiku Contests   
 
The contests do not accept work previously published or having received awards in other competitions. Prizes - $100 first place winners, $75 second, and $50 third, plus publication in the Seven Hills Review. Winners will receive a complimentary copy. We regularly nominate outstanding pieces for the Pushcart Prize consideration. The ...

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Cats

July 19, 2021
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Cats             

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The War Cry: When to Ask for Help

July 18, 2021
The War Cry: When to Ask for Help   

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 distri...


Continue reading...
 

Saturday Writers Any Shape Goes Poetry & Prose Contest

July 17, 2021

Saturday Writers Any Shape Goes Poetry & Prose Contest  
https://saturdaywriters.org/monthly-contests-20211.html

Everyone is invited to enter our writing contests, listed below. Some contests are members only. Entry fees are $5 per entry for members and $7 per entry for nonmembers, no entry limit. (Please submit your entry online. Paper entries will have an additional fee.) Winners earn a place in our anthology and 1st, 2nd and 3rd win cash prizes. Anthologies are usually published in December....

Continue reading...
 

Poets & Patrons 65th Annual Chicagoland Poetry Contest

July 26, 2021
Poets & Patrons 65th Annual Chicagoland Poetry Contest 
 

Wernick & Pratt Agency

July 25, 2021
Wernick & Pratt Agency

Wernick & Pratt is a full-service literary agency focused exclusively on the children’s book industry. The agency represents established and emerging authors and illustrators whose work ranges from fiction to nonfiction, from very young picture books and novelty books, through early reader, middle grade, and young adult.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Carolina Slade Mystery Series, Bell Bridge Books
-and-
Editor, FundsforWri...

Continue reading...
 

Jack Grapes Poetry Prize

July 24, 2021
Jack Grapes Poetry Prize

NO ENTRY FEE. Deadline August 31, 2021. You may submit ONE, previously unpublished poem. If the poem has appeared in any book, magazine or edited website, including Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, then it is published. Three winners will receive $500 each, plus publication. Nine finalists will receive $100 each, plus publication. Winners and finalists will be announced in mid-October.

from: C. Hope Clark
The Caro...

Continue reading...
 

The Diana Woods Memorial Award in Creative Nonfiction

July 23, 2021
The Diana Woods Memorial Award in Creative Nonfiction
https://lunchticket.org/contests/dwm/       

Creative nonfiction authors are invited to submit an essay of up to 5,000 words on the subject of their choice to be considered for the Diana Woods Memorial (DWM) Award in creative nonfiction. Winners will receive $250 and their work will be featured in the next issue of Lunch Ticket. Each award recipient must submit a 100-word biography, current photo, and send a brief note of thanks to the Woods...

Continue reading...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Crazy Family

July 22, 2021
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Crazy Family            

Continue reading...
 

The Orison Anthology Awards in Fiction, Nonfiction, & Poetry

July 21, 2021
The Orison Anthology Awards in Fiction, Nonfiction, & Poetry

Each year from May 1 – August 1 we accept entries of unpublished single works in three genres (fiction, nonfiction, & poetry) for consideration for The Orison Anthology Awards. The winner in each genre will receive a $500 cash prize as well as publication in The Orison Anthology, an annual collection of the best spiritually engaged writing that appeared in periodicals...


Continue reading...
 

Tallahassee Writers Assoc. Seven Hills Literary, Poetry, & Haiku Contests

July 20, 2021
Tallahassee Writers Association Seven Hills Literary, Penumbra Poetry & Haiku Contests   
 
The contests do not accept work previously published or having received awards in other competitions. Prizes - $100 first place winners, $75 second, and $50 third, plus publication in the Seven Hills Review. Winners will receive a complimentary copy. We regularly nominate outstanding pieces for the Pushcart Prize consideration. The ...

Continue reading...
 

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Cats

July 19, 2021
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Cats             

Continue reading...
 

The War Cry: When to Ask for Help

July 18, 2021
The War Cry: When to Ask for Help   

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 distri...


Continue reading...
 

Saturday Writers Any Shape Goes Poetry & Prose Contest

July 17, 2021

Saturday Writers Any Shape Goes Poetry & Prose Contest  
https://saturdaywriters.org/monthly-contests-20211.html

Everyone is invited to enter our writing contests, listed below. Some contests are members only. Entry fees are $5 per entry for members and $7 per entry for nonmembers, no entry limit. (Please submit your entry online. Paper entries will have an additional fee.) Winners earn a place in our anthology and 1st, 2nd and 3rd win cash prizes. Anthologies are usually published in December....

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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