Writers & Readers Common Grounds Readings When Announced

Note: All submissions frrom 2021 on are publication only with a submission fee of $5.00

Paul Gruchow Essay Contest April 22, 2021 -Publication Only  

Carol Bly Post Card Fiction Contest Deadline September 16, 2021- Publication Only

Winter in Variations: Bill Holm Witness Poetry Contest- Deadline December 15, 2021- Publication Only

Bug City: make a bug - Buggy Poetry in the shape of a bug: Contest for kids up to age 18 - Deadline June 31, 2021  Publication Only

Prairie Poetry Prize: Prairie Sampler Anthology Deadline August 19, 2021 Publication Only

 *All submission opportunities must be in English and open to all who live in the United States 48

* All submissions must be submitted via Submittable with a $5.00 fee

* All winning entries will be published online

* No submissions will be accepted via email

* Please include contact information and bio with your submissions

* Submissions that don't follow the guidelines will not be considered

* Writers Rising Up reserves the right to declare no winner or winners

* Writers own all rights to their writing

* Winners only must submit (color optional) head shot, and four high quality jpeg images that will be published on our NEW blog.


Winter in Variations: Bill Holm Witness Poetry Contest – December 15, 2021 Publication Only

  •Submission of six poems, no onger than 20 lines each, accepted up to December 15, 2021 (NOTE: NO Submission will be accepted without SIX poems.)

  •Write poems about witnessing some every-day occurrence in winter

  •Must be original unpublished work.

  •Winner or winners to be published online at https://weyoumewrite.blogspot.com/

  •Writer owns all rights

  •Writers Rising Up reserves the right to declare no winner.

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