Song of the Day: Move Along by The All American Rejects
1. Query Tracker Blog May Contest: Young Adult Novels
Agent Roseanne Wells from Maryanne Strong Literary Agency will judge the next contest. The contest will open today (May 9th) at 9 am and will run for 24 hours (closing at 9 am on Tuesday.) Agent Roseanne Wells would like to see the first page of COMPLETED Young Adult Novels. You can submit your manuscript via their submission form. Online entries only. For more information visit the Query Tracker Blog. Act Fast!
2. Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction
An Award for short story collections by emerging writers. Manuscripts submitted must be between 40,000 to 75,000 words. Authors of winning manuscripts will receive a prize of $1,000 and their collections will be subsequently published by University of Georgia Press under a standard book contract. The contest closes May 31, 2011. Entry fee is $25.
3. Boston Review Poetry Contest
An annual prize of $1,500 and publication in Boston Review is given to one poem or group of poems. All entries will be considered for publication. Poets should submit up to five poems totaling no more than ten pages. Entry fee is $10 and contest deadline is June 1, 2011.
4. Jamie Manning's Blogoversary Contest
Jamie Manning is celebrating the one year anniversary of his blog! All you have to do is leave a comment on the post found here. It would also be nice if you could tweet about the contest too. For more information visit Jamie's blog.
Call for Submissions:
1. Flywheel Magazine
Flywheel is currently accepting submissions. They are looking for fiction, flash fiction, creative non-fiction, and poetry.
***Black Fox Literary Magazine's 100 Twitter Follower Contest***
Details can be found on our Facebook page found here.
As always don't forget about the Black Fox Fiction Contest. Deadline has been extended to June 1, 2011. We are also accepting general submissions of fiction and poetry. Happy Writing!