Prairie Fire’s annual writing contest open for 2015 entries now!!

Prairie Fire is now accepting entries for the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award, Short Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction Contests. If you are a writer or an aspiring writer, go to Prairie Fire's website to read the contest details and deadlines.  November 30 is the deadline for entry but you may submit material any time.

Canada Writes–CBC 2015 Poetry Competition Now Open!

The 2015 CBC Poetry Competition is now open! WHAT YOU CAN WIN: WHAT: Submit your original, unpublished, poem or poetry collection. The entry must be between 400 and 600 words. WHEN: Competition runs from April 1 to June 1. WHO: All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. HOW: While the competition is active, submit online … Continue reading Canada Writes–CBC 2015 Poetry Competition Now Open!

CBC Literary Prizes – when to enter your work

Go to CANADA WRITES to learn more about the types of writing and prizes available to aspiring writers throughout 2015 and 2016.  This could be your big opportunity to be noticed and gain support for a career in writing.  Many notable Canadian writers got their start with this contest and you could be next. Categories … Continue reading CBC Literary Prizes – when to enter your work

Prism Magazine Writing Contests

Prism Magazine Writing Contests Prism International magazine, printed by UBC's Creative Writing Program, announced contests in creative non-fiction, fiction, and poetry.  Take a look at their website to learn more details, and start writing.