See my latest contest roundup for Writer Unboxed: This submissions season covers fiction contests with deadlines between June 1, 2018 and August 31, 2018. Thanks to Literistic, Poets & Writers, and Submittable Discover for many of these contests. I found 15 opportunities for emerging and established fiction writers. Each comes with its own handy list… Continue reading Summer 2018 Writing Contest Roundup
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Spring 2018 Writing Contest Roundup
26 opportunities to share your writing with reason to submit to each for Writer Unboxed.
Winter 2017 Writing Contest Roundup
A curated batch of writing contests from December 2017 through February 2018.
Fall 2017 Writing Contest Roundup for Writer Unboxed
Where will you submit your fiction from now through Thanksgiving? See my latest contest roundup for Writer Unboxed. I love that my reasons to submit criteria is growing. These helps evaluate any particular opportunity beyond the surface level of who am I submitting to, do they accept simultaneous submissions, and how expensive is it? Reasons… Continue reading Fall 2017 Writing Contest Roundup for Writer Unboxed
Summer 2017 Writing Contest Roundup for Writer Unboxed
My Spring roundup of fiction contests for Writer Unboxed was well-received and now I'm excited to be a regular contributor! Here's the Summer 2017 edition of writing contests worth your time to see you through Labor Day. I found the majority of these opportunities through Poets & Writers and Submittable's Discover. In the past I've also… Continue reading Summer 2017 Writing Contest Roundup for Writer Unboxed
Fiction Contest Roundup for Writer Unboxed
I'm excited to share my recent guest post for Writer Unboxed: Fiction Writing Contests Worth Your Time (April, May, June Edition) It includes upcoming opportunities for flash, short stories, and novels for emerging and established writers. If you enjoy it, let me know and this could become a regular thing!
Recent Submissions and Rejections
Lumina rejection for Spring 2017 Flash Prose contest.
Rejection from Glimmer Train
Rejection 5 on my journey to 50 submissions in 2017 came from Glimmer Train's Family Matters Contest. 50 day response time. All four of my rejections from Glimmer Train are in the 50-60 day range so I appreciate their consistency and responsiveness! Dear Arthur, We really like reading November/December Family Matters contest submissions because of the many views they… Continue reading Rejection from Glimmer Train
Rejection from The Missouri Review
Rejection 1 on my journey to 50 submissions in 2017 came from The Missouri Review's 2016 Fiction Contest. 100 day response time.