Jan 132013

The Writers’ Trust invites entries for the RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers. First prize: $5000; two honourable mentions of $1000. Length: 5-10 pages of previously unpublished poetry. Open to Canadian residents under the age of 35 who have not published in book form. Deadline: January 30, 2013.

  • Guidelines: http://www.writerstrust.com/Awards/RBC-Bronwen-Wallace-Award-for-Emerging-Writers/Call-for-Submissions_2012.aspx
  • Nov 162012

    great weather for MEDIA (NY, US) seeks previously unpublished poetry, flash fiction, short stories, dramatic monologues, and creative nonfiction for an upcoming print anthology. Focus is on edgy and experimental themes and styles: “Out of the mainstream and away from the tributaries.” Open to international writers. Deadline: January 31, 2013.

    Sep 052012

    Quattro Books in part with AASC (Canada) seeks short stories from Toronto-based writers for the Toronto Decameron, a ten-day literary festival, and print anthology. Themes from Boccaccio’s Decameron, and relevant to the GTA. Send your questions and submissions to aasc382@yahoo.ca. Deadline: January 15, 2013.

    Aug 262012

    Tightrope Books (Canada) seeks fiction and poetry. Theme: The Manson Girls. In August 1969, seven people were shot stabbed and bludgeoned to death in L.A. What were these women thinking, doing, feeling, intending to do? What are they doing now? Submit to tightropebooks2012@gmail.com. Deadline: January 15, 2013 (extended).