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November 7, 2019

If you have a short literary story just waiting to put your writing on the reading radar, then put a polish on it and submit here. Your highbrow crafting could collect $500. Make sure your story is between 3,000 and 8,000 words, and read the full specs. And don't dally...

October 31, 2019

Enchanted Conversation wants to publish wintery fairy tales, folktales, and myths in their December issue. Your story can be a rewrite of an established story or totally your own tale. Check the specs (they're picky about parameters)! $10 for 700 - 2,000 words. Submit...

October 23, 2019

Here's a chance to get your best short story into the first edition of a mysterious new short story journal... and a print-only journal at that! (Easier to impress passers-by with a paper book when you're out and about.) Check the guidelines. The first issue will bloom...

October 16, 2019

As I wrote in this post, I entered a scary dribble contest. And now there are thousands of stories in the running (including mine!), all free for the reading. So if you're planning on sitting around a campfire this Halloweentime, or just snuggling warm and safe indoors...

October 9, 2019

Do your pitches miss more than hit? The Book Doctors and author / publisher Cheryl Willis Hudson critique and give over 30 book pitch / query tips! (Video is edited for tips only.)

October 2, 2019

EVERY WRITER is having a Halloween horror flash fiction contest. Your story must: be written by you(!), be 50 words, be previously unpublished, and be titled (not counted in the word count).

Until October 25, 2019, enter as many stories as you want as comments in thei...

September 25, 2019

Fall and winter are my prime writing seasons. Huddled at home, cozy, with a hot cup of tonic. I hear this at night, summer through fall, through my open windows. This sound helps me write, then helps me drift to sleep...

September 18, 2019

Do you have a writing routine? Do you want one? Listen to Johnny, Sean, and Dave talk about their writing routines in this 1 hour video (starts at 12 minutes in):

September 11, 2019

Of all the people on the meadow, the girl is the only one who is not taking photographs. Because photographs of a meadow are meant for people who don’t actually get to be on a meadow. In photographs, the fog is always thicker than it really is. In photographs, the gras...

September 4, 2019

"The Jerry Jazz Musician reader has interests in music, social history, literature, politics, art, film and theater, particularly that of the counter-culture of mid-twentieth century America. Our newsletter subscribers include publishers, artists, musicians, and fellow...

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