Friday, March 27, 2020

blue moon

Accountability Friday- March 27, 2020

It's time to praise yourself! Show Off!
     Tell us your accomplishment of the week.
                 Whether it was small (Wrote a word, sentence...etc)
Or big (Wrote a chapter, or two)
         Or just clearing a writing space for yourself
                                     Something you did that forward your progress in your writing.
You did it!

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Due to the Self-Quarantine 

Here are some upcoming contests if you are interested 

Cabell First Novelist Award

Prize: $5,000
Deadline: TBD 2021
Sponsor: Virginia Commonwealth University
Description: Seeks to honor first-time novelists “who have navigated their way through the maze of imagination and delivered a great read.” Novels published the previous year are accepted.

ServiceScape Short Story Award

Prize: $1,000
Deadline: 11/30/20
Sponsor: ServiceScape
Description: Accepts original, unpublished work (5,000 words or fewer) in any genre.

Narrative Prize

Prize: $4,000
Deadline: 6/15/20
Sponsor: Narrative
Description: Awarded annually for the best short story, novel excerpt, poem, one-act play, graphic story, or work of literary nonfiction published by a new or emerging writer in Narrative.