{Submissions} Killens Review of Arts & Letters

CALLING ALL BLACK WRITERS! Killens Review of Arts & Letters is seeking essays, fiction, interviews, poetry, prose, and art, for an upcoming issue dedicated to “Gathering at the Waters.” Fall/Winter 2017 THEME: “Gathering at the Waters: Connecting Family and Community through Literature and Art” As they honor the centennial birth of poet, mentor, and humanitarian…

{Submissions} Nothing to Lose But Our Chains

Justice Matters Press is seeking submissions from Black writers for a forthcoming anthology called ‘Nothing to Lose But Our Chains: Black Voices On Activism, Resistance And Love.’ We seek single or co-authored critical, creative, insightful writing that comes from firsthand political, cultural, academic and spiritual engagement against systemic racism and state violence. We seek analysis…

{Submissions} Dating Drama: Single Mom’s Edition

Brown Girls Books is looking for writers to be in their next anthology! Do you have what it takes? Read below to find out more… By: Jason Frost When Brown Girls Books put out a call for The Dating Game and The Ex-Chronicles anthologies, we had over 800 people send in submissions. Well, we’re doing…

{Submissions} Black Pearls Magazine

Ella Curry would like to feature Social Clubs, Book Bloggers and Book Clubs on the front of Black Pearls Online Magazine for the October 2015 issue! They already have 14 new clubs and bloggers to feature already and would like to share your story too! Help spread the word with groups you know! Black Pearls Magazine has a really nice…

{Submissions} Inspirational Pieces for ‘Morning Tea Newsletter’

WRITERS NEEDED: I have been working on the Morning Tea Newsletters for the last 4 days. The elders provided me with quite a few of the original newsletters from Diann Thomas. In order for me to take on this project, I will need for people to write motivational/inspirational articles to include each day. This is…

{Contest & Prizes} Real Simple 8th Annual Life Lessons Essay Contest

Every year Real Simple magazine holds it’s annual essay contest on a theme where they award a cash prize. This year first place is $3,000. Second place is $750 and Third place is $500 are also given. The theme this year is “What Single Decision Changed Your Life?” The Real Simple Editors will judge. Submit…