Palette Poetry Prize

Palette Poetry, an initiative that endeavors to uplift and engage emerging and established poets, is seeking entries for the 2020 edition of its prize. The goal of Palette Poetry is to “simply find and publish the best poetry we can, no matter its roots in craft.” The winning poet, to beMore

Work opportunity for writers

Meghan Stevenson Books (Seattle, WA) is looking for a professional editor/collaborator/ghostwriter to join our remote team helping entrepreneurs, academics, subject matter experts and thought leaders create book proposals that sell. Our work helps smart, creative people get their ideas on the page and position themselves so agents and publishers understandMore

North Street Book Prize

The North Street Book Prize is run by Northampton-based Winning Writers. Now in its 6th year, it offers winnings of up to $5,000 plus expert marketing services for a self-published book. Submissions open from February 15 to June 30, 2020. GUIDELINES Submit one or more self-published books in these categories:More

Social distance shopping in Hadley MA, April 23, 2020

Straw Dog Writers Guild has put out a call for poetry and literary prose inspired by and related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are the details they have provided: In an attempt to keep our community connected during these isolating times, we hope to give writers a platform to expressMore

Call for short fiction submissions

The Daily Hampshire Gazette’s Hampshire Life has announced that it is relaunching its short fiction competition. The competition had been discontinued for a number of years. In an announcement published yesterday on the newspaper’s website, features and Hampshire Life editor, Dave Eisenstadter, said the competition would be open for entriesMore