Song of the Day: Strength, Courage and Wisdom
1. Backwaters Prize
Backwaters Press announces the Backwaters Prize for a book length manuscript of poems. The prize is a $1,000 cash prize, publication of the winning manuscript, plus a beautiful object commemorating the poet's achievement. Entry fee is $25 and the contest ends on May 31, 2012.
2. The Cupboard's Second-Ever Contest
The Cupboard is pleased to announce its second annual pamphlet contest. One winning manuscript will be published as an upcoming volume of The Cupboard in 2012. In addition, the winning author will receive $500 and contributor copies. There is an entry fee of $10 and the contest deadline has been extended to April 30, 2012.
Calls for Submissions:
1. The New Verse News
The New Verse News seeks current events poetry. The online magazine covers the news of the day with poems on issues, large and small, international and local.
2. damselfly press
damselfly press, an online literary journal for women, is pleased to announce the publication of their nineteenth issue. They are seeking electronic submissions of original fiction, poetry, and nonfiction by female writers only. The twentieth issue (due out July 15, 2012) will be dedicated to MFA graduates and students.
3. C4: The Chamber Four Literary Magazine
C4: The Chamber Four is accepting submissions for their third issue. They're accepting fiction, poetry, nonfiction, drama, and visual art. Any genre and subject matter will be considered. Deadline is June 30, 2012.
As always, Black Fox Literary Magazine is accepting submissions of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and art. Lookout for issue #4 next Monday! Happy Writing!