You’ve written, edited, proofread (and proofread again!) your short story, personal essay, or poem, and now you’re ready to share it with the world. At Writer’s Relief, we know the next step is to begin submitting your work to literary journals and magazines for...
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When you’re ready to submit short stories, poetry, or personal essays to literary journals, it’s important to check the guidelines for phrases such as we do not accept work that is previously published, or submit previously unpublished work only. Why? Because most...
When reading short stories published in literary journals, you may notice some of these short stories are actually medium-length—and an occasional short story may be rather long. But with more people using mobile devices for all their reading, editors of literary...
Get Motivated! How To Overcome Your Resistance To Making Creative Writing Submissions | Writer’s Relief
You’ve spent countless hours writing and revising, crossing every “t” and dotting every “i.” Your work is, without a doubt, publication-ready. So why aren’t you submitting it? Perhaps you’re afraid of rejection. Maybe you don’t have the time for all the research...
For most authors, creative writing is a labor of love: You’re probably not going to make enough money to pay off your bills and retire to a private island. Literary journals often operate on a shoestring budget and can’t afford to offer more than a token payment, if...
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