CRWROPPS Post: The Midland Authors Awards contest for 2020 books is now open

Subject: Reminder: The Midland Authors Awards contest for 2020 books is now open   Reminder: The Midland Authors Awards contest for 2020 books is now open View this email in your browser The Midland Authors is now accepting submissions for its annual literary awards, which will honor books by Midwestern authors published in 2020. Please read the following rules carefully before submitting. (The rules are also on our website .) 2020-2021 Competition Rules The Midland Authors Awards recognize book writing excellence by Midwestern authors. Three judges on each committee will select one winner that is best in that category. Category winners receive $500 and a recognition award. Judges may also deem up to three honorees as worthy of recognition. Each honoree will receive a commemorative award. All honors are given out at the awards banquet the

CRWROPPS Post: Tahoma Literary Review: Call for Submissions

Through November 30 we are encouraging submissions in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. Free submissions for historically marginalized writers   Program directors & faculty, please share with your colleagues and students Open Call for Poetry and Prose Tahoma Literary Review editors are reading through November 30 for our Spring 2021 issue, and we will open to submissions again in January 2021 for our Summer 2021 issue .  Our contributors have gone on to win awards and place their work in anthologies.  TLR publishes fiction, nonfiction, and poetry three times a year.  We pay contributors and everyone involved with the publication of the magazine 100% of our selections are unsolicited manuscripts

CRWROPPS Post: Prose Chapbook Contest closing soon!

$3000 come and get it Jump to Chapbook Award View online version The Masters Review Prose Chapbook Award Judged by Steve Almond! $3000 Grand Prize   The Masters Review is proud to be hosting our first chapbook contest! The winning writer will be awarded $3000, manuscript publication, a subscription to Journal of the Month , and 50 contributor copies. The incredible Steve Almond is judging the inaugural contest! We're seeking to celebrate bold, original voices within a single, cohesive manuscript of 25 to 40 pages. We're interested in collections of short fiction, essays, flash fiction, novellas/novelettes, longform fiction or essays, and any combination thereof, provided the manuscripts are complete (no excerpts, chapters, works-in

CRWROPPS Post: Wicked Woman Poetry Prize

Wicked Woman Poetry Prize The Charlene Kushner Wicked Woman Poetry Prize 2020-21 SUBMISSION PERIOD – September 1, 2020 – January 1, 2021 Judge:   Nancy Naomi Carlson The Wicked Woman Poetry Prize seeks submissions of full length poetry manuscripts on the topic of women and female-identified individuals who are unique, different, or who "broke the mold." Submit your work using   Submittable   (link activates on start date).  Send a cover letter including the title of your submission along with one document, preferably in Word, containing between 42 and 64 pages of poetry.  Your name should not appear on the poetry document. Translations are not accepted, nor are "New & Selected" or "Collected" manuscripts including work from previously published books. Any person who has studied poetry in a formal program with this year's judge (through a college, university, a community program, residency,

CRWROPPS Post: Craft Creative Nonfiction Contest

$3,600 Awarded for CNF         2020 Creative Nonfiction Award is OPEN   Welcome to our inaugural award for unpublished creative nonfiction up to 6,000 words! Guest judge Joy Castro will select three winning pieces—each of the three writers will be awarded $1,000, publication, and a complete set of Graywolf Press's The Art Of series. We have an editors' choice round, too!   Submit Here     Need a reminder to submit? Add us to your calendar with the button below: