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Poetry Competitions & Opportunities - January 2017

A bit of a late start to 2017 for the list thanks to the dreaded seasonal lurgy *cough, sniff, splutter* – but if you’re ready to take your writing to the next level or crush your fear of failure by aiming for… 1,217 more words


2016: A Round-up

I actually can’t believe we’ve almost reached the end of 2016 – I still want to write/type 2015 half the time! It’s been a year of up and downs, like most years are, but I’m not talking about the wider events of the world, just the personal ones for me. 1,049 more words


Call for Submissions

We at Release the Women have a passion for stories, specifically yours!

If you are

  1. a woman
  2. a male ally
  3. a puppy with a cool feminist owner…
  4. 158 more words

How to Get Published. The Basics

(Estimated reading time, 2 glasses of wine)

So you’ve written a book or want to write a book and have no frigging idea of what to do next. 2,332 more words

Daydreaming And Inspiration

"Business, always business..." -The Greek

Just a reminder that Outliers: The Shape of Things to Come is available for free download. Enjoy our artwork and stories!

Today is my last day at work.

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Glimmer Train Accepting Submissions for Fall

Glimmer Train Press is accepting original short stories through the rest of the year by August 31, 2016:

  • Very Short Fiction Contest (300-3,000 words)
  • Fiction Open Contest (3,000 – 6,000+ words)
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Vote for Layers of paper!

Well, those of you that read my last post will know I recently submitted a piece of flash fiction to a competition. The winner is determined via public vote so please, please show me your support and vote for my piece ‘Layers of paper’ at  32 more words