Contests, and the feedback the judges provide, are important components for the writing craft. Listed below are several approaching deadlines...
Writer’s Digest Popular Fiction Awards; sponsored
by Writer’s Digest Magazine; deadline, October 15, 2015; entry, 4,000 or less –
any genre – of a short fiction piece; FMI, http://www.writersdigest.com/writers-digest-competitions/popular-fiction-awards?et_mid=785499&rid=235571114
30th Annual Hook, Line & Sinker; sponsored by Hudson Valley RWA; deadline, November 1, 2015; entry, first three pages of your unpublished manuscript, FMI, http://www.hudsonvalleyrwa.com
Sourcebooks -- Pitch Contest: sponsored by Contemporary Romance Writers; deadline, November 2, 2015; FMI, http://contemporaryromance.org/events
Good luck,and have a great week, Everyone!
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