Updated 5/1/19 Are your submissions as strong as they could be? Sometimes, what holds a writer back from publishing success isn’t necessarily an issue with craft and technique; it’s a weak submission strategy. Even if your writing regimen is fantastic, a so-so...
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Happy October, writers! This month’s Lit Mag Spotlight features Flyway, Iowa State University’s online lit journal. Flyway seeks work that focuses on the environment in all its many contexts, and they’ve taken the time to tell us exactly what that means in terms of...
Our July Lit Mag Spotlight is illuminating on LUMINA! Curious to know why they’re awesome, what their dream submission entails, and what their biggest submission nightmare is? Read on! CONTEST! Leave a comment on this blog post by August 1 to enter to win free copies...
The Peter K. Hixson Award is now closed for 2013. Please see the end of this post for a list of winners! -- June 21 would have been writer Peter K. Hixson’s 66th birthday. And we at Writer’s Relief are honored to host the fourth annual Peter K. Hixson Memorial Award...
Writing contests and awards are an important factor in any author’s pursuit of a serious writing career. The fame and recognition that come along with winning awards for writing (not to mention the prize money) can be a serious boost to not only a writer’s career, but...
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