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Our Short Story Comp Judge

Journalist and media consultant Lynne Walsh, an arts reviewer at the Morning Star, is judging our Short Story Competition this year.

Here’s Lynne’s story…

Lynne Walsh describes herself as a journalist and campaigner, and says it’s not clear which came first. 794 more words

Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship 2020 for Africans (grant of £18,000)

Deadline: September 18, 2020

Applications are open for the Miles Morland Foundation. The Miles Morland Foundation’s main aim is to support entities in Africa which enable Africans to get their voices heard. 837 more words

Creative Zambian

Hung Up: Longlist and Publication!

I am overjoyed to report that I have been longlisted for Reflex Fiction‘s Summer 2020 Flash Fiction competition for my story, Hung Up. To my utter delight, I also discovered (when I finally read the email properly) that being longlisted for this particular competition also means that my story will be featured in their anthology next year! 127 more words

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“Jellybean, my love!” Vivian cooed, bending down to scoop up her five-year-old daughter.

She passed the shiny new house key to Emily, letting her do the honor. 443 more words


SCOTUS: Employers Can't Discriminate on Basis of Sexual Orientation

On June 15, the Supreme Court ruled that Title VII, the federal anti-discrimination statute, explicitly protects against discrimination on the basis of one’s sexual orientation. To reach its answer, the Court consolidated three cases that all touch on this issue, including… 232 more words

Intellectual Life

Final Call for Submissions: WD's 89th Annual Writing Competition

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Enter by June 22.

This is your last chance to enter your best in the Writer’s Digest 89th Annual Writing Competition for a chance to win $5,000 in cash, a feature interview in our special 100th Anniversary issue, and a paid trip to the ever-popular 2021 Writer’s Digest Annual Conference in New York City. 49 more words