Tag Archive | Contests

Writing Opportunity!

Writing Opportunity!

Hey, guys! This week I thought I’d share a new writing opportunity. Most of you probably know all about Anne Elisabeth Stengl’s The Tales of Goldstone Wood series. If you haven’t read them, you should! You can find her books here: http://www.anneelisabethstengl.com/books If you’ve heard about Anne Elisabeth Stengl, then chances are you’ve heard about […]

The Benefit of Contests

The Benefit of Contests

I judge writing contests on a fairly regular basis. Sometimes for smaller, informal contests, like for a classroom, sometimes larger contests for a conference, and, obviously, the annual Havok contest. First of all, kudos to all of you who have ever entered a contest! It is a huge thing to put your work out there […]

Fantasy anthology opens for submissions in August

Fantasy anthology opens for submissions in August

Xchyler Publishing is having a writing contest in which the winners will be published in its upcoming Winter Fantasy Anthology. Winners will also receive royalties. The submission period is July 31-August 31. The anthology’s theme is “Out of This World . . . True Story.” Stories must be in the fantasy genre and between 5,000 […]

SpecFic contest with cash prizes

SpecFic contest with cash prizes

The Parsec Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Story Contest opened for entries Feb. 1. First prize is $200 plus publication in the program book for the Confluence 2014 literary speculative fiction conference, which will take place July 25-27 in Pittsburgh. The second-place prize is $100 and third place $50. Stories for the contest must be […]

Realm Makers Flash Fiction Contest!

Realm Makers Flash Fiction Contest!

Epic Fantasy contest

Epic Fantasy contest

Phantasm Books is hosting the 2013 Assent Publishing “Epic Fantasy” Contest. It’s open to all subgenres of fantasy.* To enter, you must have a completed manuscript between 85,000 and 120,000 words, or a novella series of at least two novellas of 40,000 words each. One contest submission per author. Entries must follow all Phantasm Books […]

Edits * Rewrites * Murder

Those closest to me know I will not be signed and published with Marcher Lord Press. Before there is any sympathy, let me say don’t feel sorry for me. I was blessed to have the nicest rejection letter under the sun. Jeff Gerke is the leading publisher of Christian Speculative fiction and one of the […]