» The Top 25 Publishers for New Authors

Colleen Chesebro of Silver Threading is informing us with her blog post about 25 publishers for new authors! Thanks so much for this information Colleen!

Colleen M. Chesebro

The following 25 publishers are all open to publishing new authors. They do not require literary agents. You can submit to these publishers directly. How cool is that? Good luck and remember to read the fine print. 😀

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July/August 2016 Writing Contests

As always Rachel Poli has taken the effort to inform us about writing contests in July and August 2016! Thanks so much for your hard work, Rachel!

Rachel Poli

July 2016

Type: Poetry Awards
Hosted by: Literal Latte
Deadline: July 15, 2016
Entry Fee: $10

Type: Nonfiction (College Student Stories)
Hosted by: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Deadline: July 31, 2016
Entry Fee: None

Type: Nonfiction (Parent to Parent)
Hosted by: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Deadline: July 31, 2016
Entry Fee: None

Type: Nonfiction (Blended Families)
Hosted by: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Deadline: July 31, 2016
Entry Fee: None

Type: Nonfiction (Curvy and Confident)
Hosted by: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Deadline: July 31, 2016
Entry Fee: None

August 2016

Type: Nonfiction (Dreams and Synchronicities)
Hosted by: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Deadline: August 31, 2016
Entry Fee: None

Type: Nonfiction (The Spirit of Canada)
Hosted by: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Deadline: August 31, 2016
Entry Fee: None

Type: Very Short Fiction
Hosted by: Glimmer Train
Deadline: August 31, 2016
Entry Fee: $16

Type: Fiction
Hosted…

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