Latest writing contests
I) Contest: Toto Funds the Arts
Deadline: September 15, 2013
Genre: Poetry/Short Stories/Plays
More details: Click Toto Funds The Arts
Other resources (No deadline)
About: As the name suggests,
a mini encyclopedia for writers. Check it out!
II) Url: Fb Page: Verses and Verbs
Genre: Poems, anecdotes, articles
How do i submit: Mail your submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
About: Started by Nick, masters in English Literature,
at Delhi, the magazine focuses on literature
and improving the quality of reading.
The categories are:
1. My Voice- Any personal experience worth
sharing with the world (Word limit- 1500)
2. Life. Lesson. Pause-
An original Short Story (Word limit- 1500)
Your take on your favorite anthology of Poetry (Word limit- 1200)
III) Url: One Minute Writer
Genre: : Everything Non Technical
How do I submit? They have everyday prompts.
Check their Web site and more importantly FAQs section.
About:It is run by c. Beth to help one write every day.
The main principle is “You have 1440 minutes everyday use one of them to write”
IV) Url: http://chillibreeze.in/forums/content/chillibreeze-forum-rules-4/
Genre: Generic Writing Web site
About: A Website for writers/ freelancers/book reviewers
Latest: An opportunity in Australia is open for Freelancers for anywhere in India. Contact me for more details.
Remuneration is included.
For friends in Chennai, if you wish to freelance for a start up owned by Film Actor Kamal Haasan, let me know.
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Writing Contests [Recurring]:
I) Contest: Heart Talk by Oxford Publishing House (No entry fee)
Last date of submission: This is a recurring contest.
Key Contacts/Website:Heart Talk Contest
About:No limit to any topic. Write what your heart says.
A few Rules:
Oxford Bookstore is back with HEARTTALK .
Best four poems (ENGLISH)will be published online!
Mail us your poems at email@example.com
Send your poem mentioning HEARTTALK in the subject line along with the details given below:
d) SOURCE : FACEBOOK / TWITTER / WEBSITE or any Other
II) Contest: Reading hour (No entry fee)
Genre: Short Stories, Verses
Last date of submission: It is a recurring contest. There is no deadline
Key contact/Web site: http://readinghour.in/write_for.php
From their Website “a quality magazine of short reads – fiction, verse, real life, general interest articles, interviews and reviews. It is a bi-monthly print publication for circulation in India.”
III) Contest: Nether Print (No entry fee)
Genre: Poetry/short film/drama/art/
Last date of submission: This is a bi-monthly magazine
Key contact/Web site: http://netherprint.wordpress.com/about/
The follow a couple of rules for their magazine. Do check out the Web site. Nether is available on Flipkart.
A few Thank you’s:
Thank you Michelle for the Writers Digest Competition!
Thank you, Jatin for suggestion on the format!
Thank you Ramakanth J, for the Nano writing Month Link!:)
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