Category Archives: #Poetry

Hispanecdotes Seeks Submissions

Submit to Hispanecdotes, a magazine dedicated to publishing stories by Latinx writers. They are currently accepting essays, poems, and flash fiction with a theme of “honesty and deceit” with a word count of no more than 600 words. Deadline for their August … Continue reading

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Exquisite Corpse for July

Exquisite Corpse time! We’ve had fun twice already creating this collaborative, ‘village-writes-a-poem’ creation. Now… who’s ready to Corpse again? This time, NO RULES. Let’s see what crazy masterpiece we make together. Please send me your line via email—angelayurikosmith@gmail.com with EXQUISITE CORPSE … Continue reading

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June Ladies-of-Horror Round-up

The Ladies of Horror flash fictions have been going up over at Nina D’Arcangela’s Spreading the Writer’s Word blog! Sweet and spooky, these shorts from some of the best female names in horror share their inspirations from photo prompts. Here’s who has been … Continue reading

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25 No-Fee Writing Contests for July

Erica Verrillo has posted more than two dozen free writing contests in July, some of which offer substantial prizes. Every genre, form, and style is covered, from short stories, to poetry, to published works. Check her list out on her … Continue reading

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Don’t Send Help

Sometimes silence is required while growth occurs. Lately quite a lot has been changing in my life as I move from one phase to the next. Writing has always taken a central role in my life, but lately it has … Continue reading

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$400 Prize for Poetry in Pain

Who doesn’t have some angst-y verse laying around? Go find your old notebooks because your painful poems may net you a $400 cash prize. Deadline for submissions is July 31, 2018 for RealisticPoetry.com‘s Poetry in Pain contest. Poems can be … Continue reading

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WIP Snippets and Bits

Over the last three days I’ve written over 3k on three projects… but skimped on my daily blog posts. Today I’m going to be lazy…er…efficient… and just share a few snippets of what I’ve been up to. From “Flaming” for … Continue reading

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Deep in the Crazy

I am in the middle of a million things this week—family in town, prepping for the Bitter Suites book release for July 13, the regular 40+ hour work week (now with drama!), a visual art show, the upcoming Crypticon, the HWA … Continue reading

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Be You

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Hitched

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