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Candace Bushnell Gives 9 Pieces Of Advice For Writers At BookCon 2015, And It's All So Spot On: http://www.bustle.com/articles/86937-candace-bushnell-gives-9-pieces-of-advice-for-writers-at-bookcon-2015-and-its-all-so
If you’re going to take writing advice from someone, Candace Bushnell is probably the person to go to. The author is the bestselling voice behind Sex and the City, The Carrie Diaries, Lipstick Jungle and more, including June’s Killing Monica, and at Bushnell’s BookCon 2015 panel on May
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New Magazine Listing: Publishes short fiction between 2,000 and 6,000 words; three-part serials up to a total of 12,000 words; very short fiction between 400 and 1,250 words; and poetry of any length: https://www.firstwriter.com/magazines/details.cgi?RecordNumber=2141
Material published: Publishes: Fiction; Poetry; Areas include: Short Stories; Markets: Adult; Preferred styles: Literary. Submissions policy: This magazine is not known to have a policy against unsolicited MSS. Length limits: Fiction: 12000 words;. Payment for the author?
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New Publisher Listing: Publishes new collections of poetry and prose from the finest new writers as ebooks and in print: https://www.firstwriter.com/publishers/details.cgi?RecordNumber=2102
Material published: Publishes: Fiction; Nonfiction; Poetry; Areas include: Short Stories; Markets: Adult; Preferred styles: Literary. Submissions policy: Accepting new material. This publisher accepts unsolicited MSS. Both queries and submissions by email are accepted.
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Issue 146 of our Free Writers' Newsletter is now available to view at https://www.firstwriter.com/newsletter/archive/2015/fwn146.shtml
New Guard Volume V fiction and poetry contests. The New Guard is inviting original, previously unpublished work in fiction or poetry for the contests below. Writers could win $1500 and publication in The New Guard Volume V. Selected finalists will also be published. The entry fee is $20.
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Something To Think About Before Writing That "Edgy" Rape Scene: http://io9.com/something-to-think-about-before-writing-that-edgy-rap-1705586415
Geeks been debating the use of rape as a storytelling device for years, but that debate has come back to the fore in the past couple days, for obvious reasons. Author John Scalzi (Lock-In) offers a useful perspective, based on a lesson he learned early on from a mentor.
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Concept Art Writing Prompt: The Choir Of The Dead: http://io9.com/concept-art-writing-prompt-the-choir-of-the-dead-1707557488
This week’s Concept Art Writing Prompt, by artist Gary Laib, features the singing dead. What story can you spin about this choir of corpses?
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New Magazine Listing: National magazine publishing the work of enrolled undergraduate students. Submit fiction or creative nonfiction up to 20 double-spaced pages, or up to five poems: https://www.firstwriter.com/magazines/details.cgi?RecordNumber=2142
There is not yet any feedback for this magazine. If you have had any contact with this magazine, or if you make contact with this magazine, remember to come back and leave feedback – whether positive, negative, or neutral – to help other users. To leave your feedback for this magazine, ...
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A Writer's Life For Me: ​Writing believable fiction: the devil is in the detail: http://www.gloucestershireecho.co.uk/Writer-s-Life-8203-Writing-believable-fiction/story-26568014-detail/story.html#ixzz3bBJ8NMKe
I've managed to maintain some momentum in my writing since my last blog. Working on the novel every day has helped me get deeper into the psyches of the main characters and to figure out how their...
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New Publisher Listing: Ebook publisher of genre fiction, including Science Fiction, Western, Mystery/Crime, Horror, Romance, and cross-genre: https://www.firstwriter.com/publishers/details.cgi?RecordNumber=2101
Material published: Publishes: Fiction; Areas include: Adventure; Crime; Fantasy; Historical; Humour; Mystery; Romance; Sci-Fi; Suspense; Westerns; Markets: Adult; Preferred styles: Contemporary; Mainstream. Submissions policy: Accepting new material. This publisher accepts unsolicited MSS.
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