Author smiles as she opens her recently published book

When I first considered publishing a book, I had never heard of self-publishing. I didn’t even know that it was a thing that existed! I always assumed that in order to publish a book, you had to have an agent and a traditional publisher. Flash forward 10 years to whereMore

The Off Grid Poetry Prize 2022

Deadline: August 31, 2022 Entry fee: $25 About the competition The Off the Grid Prize continues into its tenth year, recognizing the work of older poets and highlighting important contemporary voices in American poetry. We are looking for work by poets over sixty, ripened in craft and vision, and sufficiently sprightlyMore

Yale Drama Series Playwright Competition 2022

Deadline: August 15, 2022 In This Article1 About the competition2 Competition guideline3 Submission guideline4 The Yale Drama Series Competition strongly urges electronic submission. By electronically submitting your script, you will receive immediate confirmation of your successful submission and the ability to check the status of your entry. About the competitionMore

Black Orchid Novella Award 2022

Deadline: May 31, 2022 About the contest An important part of Rex Stout’s Nero Wolfe’s opus are novellas. To celebrate this format, the Wolfe Pack and Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine have partnered to sponsor the Black Orchid Novella Award. Want to submit an entry for the this year’s contest? It’sMore