2014 Brooklyn Non-Fiction Prize

brooklyn film and artsThe Brooklyn Non-Fiction Prize will be awarded to the best Brooklyn-focused non-fiction essay which is set in Brooklyn and is about Brooklyn and/or Brooklyn people/characters. They are seeking compelling Brooklyn stories from writers with a broad range of backgrounds and ages who can render Brooklyn’s rich soul and intangible qualities through the writer’s actual experiences in Brooklyn.

Prizes: $500
Deadline: November 15, 2014.
Entry fee: Free

For more information and submission guidelines, please visit their website.


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Dream Quest One Poetry And Writing Contest

sunflower11th76j-300x269The Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest is open to anyone who enjoys expressing innermost thoughts and feelings into the beautiful literary art of poetry or writing a story that is worth telling everyone. Write a poem, 30 lines or fewer on any subject and/or write a short story, 5 pages maximum length on any theme for a chance to win cash awards!

 

Prizes: Writing First Prize: $500, 2nd: $250, 3rd: $100
Poetry First Prize: $250, 2nd: $125, 3rd: $50

Entry fees: $5 per poem/ $10 per story

Postmark deadline: July 31, 2013

For more information, please visit their website.

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Black Denim Lit Seeks Submissions

logo-narrow-text-178x178Black Denim Lit welcomes new and established writers for online and print literary journal. Fiction up to 7,500 words that has unique, lasting artistic merit, will consider novelettes up to 17,500 words on a case by case basis, and some genre work. Writer-focused, personal feedback and fast response. Why “Black Denim”…? It’s understated and unpretentious, typifying the tone of style that appeals: grounded, approachable and unassuming.

Entry Fee: NONE

Deadline: Monthly deadlines, see website for more info.

Prizes: Offers token payment.

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Romancing the Craft of Poetry and Fiction Contest

83c84d744b555fcc44a0e228cd896c7aTL Publishing Group LLC is now accepting submissions for their Romancing the Craft of Poetry & Fiction Contest. For each submission, please upload up to three poems or a fiction story with 3,000 words or less.

Entry Fee: $5.00

Deadline: June 30, 2014

Prizes: First place: $300 and a one-year print subscription to the Torrid Literature Journal. Second place: $200. Third place: $100. All winners will receive publication in the Torrid Literature Journal.

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