CBC Short Story Prize

WHAT: Submit your original, unpublished stories between 1200 and 1500 words. WHEN: Submission period is open from September 1, 2014 to November 1, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. ET WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada HOW: Submit online by clicking the “submit” link below or download the submission form to submit by mail. A fee of $25.00 (taxes…

TWP Weekly Writing Post 2014 August 24-30 Edition

                The Writing Pool’s                   Weekly Writing PostTM 2014 August 24-30 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission…

TWP’s Weekly Writing Post 2014 April 20-26 Edition

   The Writing Pool’s    Weekly Writing Post 2014 April 20-26 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing Post! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission…

Communication Pool: Writexercise!

…and still another example of a memo from the same source: looking at some of your labour schedule summaries, most are over by at lease 1.5%????? you need to do your schedule hour by hour if you make $150 you should only have 3 people on etc…. please relook at your schdules and adjust accordinly!…

Name Change and other things

Dear Subscribers, Readers, Followers, and Friends, From this day forward, this site is an independent site from The PEI Writers Guild, which has decided to produce its own newsletter. As you have noticed, I have decided to call it The Writing Stop. It will be the place for writers and would-be writers to stop, find…

The PEIWG Weekly 2014 February 1-7 Edition

  2014 February 1-7 Edition Welcome to the PEIWG Weekly! I’ve introduced a new section in the Weekly, called “Meet the Author.” As with everything else in the Weekly, this is for you, so if you want subscribers to know a little more about you, send in a mini bio. I’m hoping to introduce a…

THE ISLAND HOLIDAY READER: AN ANTHOLOGY OF WRITING CALL

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: DEADLINE – JANUARY 31, 2014 PUBLISHER: THE ACORN PRESS The Acorn Press invites submissions for an anthology of holiday writing with a focus on the Christmas season or comparable celebrations, e.g., Hannukah, Eid, Diwali, Chinese New Year, Kwanzaa. There is no requirement for “Island” content: stories may be set in any locale….

The PEIWG Weekly 18-24 August 2013 edition

  18-24 August 2013 Edition Welcome to the PEIWG Weekly! Lots of deadlines coming up! Just a reminder that you are welcome to send in notices or announcements about your writerly news and events. Just shoot me an email or send me a message on Facebook. I will be more than happy to help you…

PEI POET OF THE OIL PATCH – JUNE 5

Winter’s Tales Author Reading Series Contact: Dr. Richard Lemm – 566-0389, rlemm@upei.ca  PEI’s newest published poet, Mathew Henderson, will launch his first book, The Lease, on Wednesday, June 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the UPEI Faculty Lounge, Main Building. His reading is sponsored by the UPEI English Department with support from The Canada Council for…

Mother Earth International Writing Competition

ArtAscent is now accepting submissions for the Mother Earth International Writing Competition. Article submissions are accepted from all writers 18 years and older, including fiction, non-fiction, poetry, short stories and other written explorations (up to 500 words). There are three awards. All work is evaluated based on the vision as relates to the submission theme….