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Monthly Writing Contests

1.

January 2023:

Fading Memories

2.

February 2023:

White Lies

1st Prize Winners:

Single Novel Chapter:

Maggie Eubanks "Cracked"

Short Story:

David Pearson "The Handshake"

Poetry: 

Don Daniels "White Lies"

Essay: Cynthia Medina

"Where Flowers Bloom, Flowers Fall"

3.

March 2023:

Good Luck Charm

First Prize Winner:

Poetry: Dave Bricker

"Stone Soup"

4.

April 2023:

A Priest Walks Into A Bar

5.

May 2023:

Smoke And Mirrors

First Prize Winner: Poetry

Don Daniels  for "Smoke And Mirrors." A set of rhyming haikus.

6.

June 2023:

"You Can't Mean That!"

First Prize Winners:

Poetry: Joanne Mitchell for "The Minister Asked."

Short Story:

Don Daniels for "You Can't Mean That!"

Essay:

Scott Scovel for "Internet Dating When Dinosaurs Roamed The Earth."

7.

July 2023:

Blind Date

July Winner: 

Poetry: Joanne Mitchell for "Dating (Profile)"
 

8.

August 2023:

A Century Ago

August Winner:

Essay: Peter Luykx for "Motorized Golf Carts"

9.

September 2023:

A Blanket of Blue Bonnets

10.

October 2023:

We Look At The World Once, In Childhood. The Rest Is Memory.

11.

November 2023:

To Be Announced.

Additional Publishing Opportunities

Poets & Writers Magazine

Access several writing, grants and poetry contests, sponsored by the

Poets & Writers Magazine. 

Writers Digest Contest

For a variety of different contests with numerous deadlines and genre. Tips and other resources are also included. 

Bridle Path Press

The publication is seeking submissions to publish on the website--short poems. For more info, contact Nina Romano  poetry editor at ninsthewriter@gmail.com

Writer's Market

To enter the contests you need to log in or sign up for for a Writer's Market account. 

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