Competitions / Opportunities

‘Right Now’ Poetry & Fiction Comp

Passionate about human rights issues? This writing competition is held by Right Now, an organisation dedicated to exposing the right and the wrong through print, online media, and radio. They’re looking for poetry and prose that tackles issues that are important to all Australians whether those rights pertain to children, women, Indigenous people, asylum seekers, … Continue reading

Competitions / Journals & Mags / Opportunities

Australian Love Stories 2014

Light some candles, scatter some rose petals, open a new Word document, fall in love. Sounds like you? Then this literary anthology is calling your name. Australian Love Stories 2014 is part two of a publication trilogy compiling fiction and non-fiction from Australian writers. Single submissions only, up to 3600 words. For formatting and submission … Continue reading

Competitions / Opportunities

Stonnington Writing Competition

Stonnington Libraries are asking ‘What’s Your Story’ in the open writing comp for their [untitled] literary festival. They’re looking for “a short story or poem inspired by your own life experiences” – easy peasy! We’ve all got some of those. There are four different categories to enter, with the open adult competitions including ‘My MicroMemoir’ … Continue reading