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Word Sexy Radio and Red Snapper presents
Talk Live with Authors
When: January 7, 2013
Where: www.blogtalkradio.com/wordsexy-radio call in to 347.215.8539 at 8pm (CST), 9pm (EST)
Talk with Red Snapper, D. V. hent. Ms. Kottyn along with special guest: Nigel Brown-Ward.
D'vorah Lansky Presents Digital Publishing Cafe Webinars
When: Jan 9, 2013
Where: www.digitalpublishingcafe.com (limited seating, get your seat now)
Topic: "7 Secret Strategies for Taking Your Book on Tour, Around the Globe, Without Leaving Home!"
Presenters: Janis Petit and D'vorah Lansky
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FEBRUARY WRITING CONTESTS
WritersMarket.com lists hundreds of writing contests for writers of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, writing for children, and more. Here are three with February deadlines:
•Artist Trust Fellowship Award is available to writers based in Washington State. There are 16 merit-based fellowships available of $7,500 each. Deadline: February 18.
•The Malahat Review Long Poem Prize is offered in odd-numbered years for a long poem or cycle (10-20 pages). Deadline for submissions is February 1.
•Random House Inc. Creative Writing Competition offers more than 40 scholarships to New York City High School seniors. With awards ranging from $10,000 to $500, writers can enter in one of four categories: poetry/spoken word; fiction/drama; personal essay/memoir; and graphic novel. Deadline: February 8.
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WritersMarket.com lists more than 8,000 publishing opportunities, including listings for contests, magazines, book publishers, literary agents, conferences, and more. Log in or sign up today to start submitting your work.
New Book Releases
Jan 1, 2013 White Heat by Oasis and Mrs. Oasis
Jan 1, 2013 Real Wifeys: Hustle Hard by Meesha Mink
Jan 7, 2013 Private Berlin by James Patterson
Jan 8, 2013 The Perfect Marriage by Kimberla Lawson Roby