Writing Contests

May 2019 Free Writing Contests Worth Entering

Contests are a great way for writers to stretch their writing muscles and gives them the chance to possibly earn a little money and some much deserved recognition. All the contests listed below have a May deadline and are free to enter. ¬†Sunlight Press Essay Contest – Deadline is May 1st. Contest for Personal Essay… Continue reading May 2019 Free Writing Contests Worth Entering

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35 Literary Agents to Submit Your YA Sci-Fi Novel To!

Have you finished working on that next YA Sci-Fi bestseller and are ready to start querying? I’m here to help! Or at least try to help. I’ve compiled a list of 35 agents actively seeking YA Sci-Fi manuscripts. I’m a huge fan of Science Fiction, especially in the YA genre, where I feel it’s a… Continue reading 35 Literary Agents to Submit Your YA Sci-Fi Novel To!

Writing Advice

Writing That Perfect First Line – How Important Is It?

The first line of a story. Many writers agonize over it, spending hours, days, sometimes month trying to come up with the perfect first sentence. But how important is it really? Some authors believe its perfection is essential. Some believe it matters, but not as much as a lot of writers believe. And some believe… Continue reading Writing That Perfect First Line – How Important Is It?