It Matters Radio Independence Day Contest

It Matters Radio LogoIt Matters Radio is seeking short stories (under 600 words), flash fiction (under 250 words) and poetry from writers and musicians. Tell them what independence means to you. It doesn’t matter if you reside in the US or live in other parts of the world – independence is something we have all fought to preserve.

Prizes: Winners will be part of the July 3rd live broadcast which airs at 9PM ET US.

Entry fee: None.

Deadline: June 15th, 2014.

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International Novel Award Is Accepting Submissions

WVA Logo 2013 WhiteWriters’ Village is accepting submissions for its quarterly International Novel Award for new authors. Open only to writers who have not been trade published before. Previously self-published works are acceptable.

Prizes: First place, $800 and the possibility of representation by international literary agency A. M. Heath. The top eight finalists will also gain a brief critique of their novel by the judge, distinguished novelist Michelle Spring, Royal Literary Fellow, Magdalene College, Cambridge.

Entry fee: $22 per submission.

Deadline: June 30th, 2014.

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High Desert Journal’s 2014 Obsidian Prize in Fiction

High Desert JournalHigh Desert Journal is looking for quality work that illuminates the landscape of the interior West, the people and the relationships between the two. We accept work from residents of the interior West working with any theme, and from anyone living outside of this region creating with an element or theme of the interior West.

Prizes: $500 and publication
Entry fees: $12/story
Postmark deadline: July 1, 2014

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Bacopa Literary Review Is Accepting Submissions

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The Writer’s Alliance proudly announces that it is now accepting submissions for the 2014 issue of its annual journal, the Bacopa Literary Review. Bacopa seeks a diversity of styles and perspectives in fiction, poetry and nonfiction/creative nonfiction.

Prizes: 1st Prize = $350; 2nd = $200; 3rd = $100
Entry fees: $11/entry
Postmark deadline: June 30, 2014

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Arizona Mystery Writers Jim Martin Memorial Story Contest

Arizona Mystery WritersThe annual story contest for 2014 is now open! Write a short story in mystery, suspense, or thriller style, up to 2500 words. All entries must be previously unpublished.

Prizes: $200 for First, $100 for Second, $75 for Third, & other perks.

Entry fees: $10/story

Postmark deadline: June 1, 2014

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