Peter K. Hixson Contest Now Open For Submissions Poetry and Short Story Writers ONLY
Deadline: Saturday, July 31st
Helping authors reach their publishing goals since 1994
We thoroughly understand the unique needs and goals of writers. Writer’s Relief, Self-Publishing Relief, and Web Design Relief offer a complete array of services to facilitate every step of an author’s path to publishing, from making targeted submissions to traditional publishing markets; to offering self-publishing guidance and marketing support; to building author websites.
Targeted, professionally prepared submissions to literary agents and editors to maximize your exposure and improve your acceptance rate. No submission spam, ever!
Plus: Writing tips and publishing trends info.
Traditional Publishing Services
Expert guidance to help you navigate the self-publishing process from manuscript to finished book, to online sales setup through major retailers!
Plus: Marketing options, social media programs, and book trailers to help boost book sales.
Make sure literary agents, editors, and readers can find you! An affordable custom author website created by designers who understand writers supports your author platform and builds your online presence.
Plus: It acts as a hub for your social media outreach.
Author Website Design
I happened to watch an author video about Writer’s Relief and decided to apply…I was thrilled when they accepted me! I’ve since published over eighty poems!
—Abby Caplin, Writer
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Thank you so much for all the amazing help you provided! I’m already thinking about my next project and you better believe I plan to use Self-Publishing Relief!
—Bianca Chambers Carter, Writer
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The experience developing my writer’s website with a Web Design Relief design team proved better than I could have anticipated. The team was professional and attentive.
—Jim Beane, Writer
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I have had eight acceptances in all—in just one year!—and I’ve been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and a couple of anthologies. I could NEVER have pulled this off without the help of Writer’s Relief.
—Doug Sovern, Writer
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Using Self-Publishing Relief is the only way I would ever consider publishing my work… the process was seamless: They answered all of my questions and always kept me apprised of the next steps.
—John McCord, Writer
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If you need help nailing your brand, you’ve come to the right place. The designers know what questions to ask…and how to make your original idea come to life on your webpage.
—Darlene Eliot, Writer
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