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Coping with Feedback and Criticism

Apologies guys and gals, I’ve been pretty lax recently. I wish I could say that writing is my priority – I want it to be, definitely – but life likes to throw curve balls. 1,020 more words

Writing

Chicken Soup for Your Writer's Soul? Absolutely!

In a previous post I encouraged writers to seek out the Chicken Soup for the Soul website. There you will find a bevy of topics for which new books will be developed. 299 more words

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Call for Submissions: My Perfect Vacation Poetry/Flash Fiction Series

Summer is here and people are hitting the road to enjoy some rest and relaxation — and maybe even some cultural enrichment. What’s your idea of a perfect vacation? 451 more words

Writing

Submissions Opportunity: Defying Doomsday

“Defying Doomsday will be an anthology of apocalypse-survival fiction with a focus on disabled characters. We already have some fantastic stories lined up, but we want more! 65 more words

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When to Inquire

Like many writers, I’ve sent stories, articles and poems out to magazines and anthologies – then heard nothing. The response time posted on the publisher’s website has long since passed, and I wonder do I query them about the status of my submission or just wait. 405 more words

Vonnie Winslow Crist

Open Call for Submissions

We want you to write for us. What you write is up to you.

The library this journal calls home is in Greenville, Ohio, but you don’t have to be. 578 more words

Fourth & Sycamore

Comic Script Submissions & Rejections

Recently I’ve submitted a couple short scripts to 2000 AD and as expected both were met with a polite rejection from editor, Matt Smith. I can’t say I’m surprised that my first two attempts were turned down and I know there will be plenty more rejections down the line, the most important thing is, I had fun. 390 more words