Archive for March 3rd, 2009

The College Student Review Call for Submissions

3 March 2009

The College Student Literary Review is an online literary magazine currently accepting submissions for its first issue. You do not have to be a college student to submit, although it is preferred.


1.Please submit via email at In the subject line, please include genre. In the body of the email, include your full name and title of the pieces attached. Also let us know what college you currently attend/did attend.
2.You are allowed to submit an unlimited number of times with an unlimited number of submissions for now, but that may change if the number of submissions increases too rapidly.
3.Submissions must be previously unpublished.
4.We accept in the following genres: Non-fiction and fiction up to 5,000 words and poetry up to 100 lines.
5.Attach submissions as a word document. Please double space prose.

The Leonard Milberg ’53 Secondary School Poetry Prize

3 March 2009

First Prize: $500
Second Prize: $250
Third Prize: $100

Any student who is in the eleventh grade in the 2007-08 academic year is eligible for the Princeton University Poetry Prize. Applicants may submit up to three poems with name, address, email address, telephone number and high school on each poem. The jury will consist of members of the Princeton University Creative Writing faculty. Submission must be postmarked by March 21, 2008 and addressed to:

Leonard Milberg ’53 Poetry Contest
Program in Creative Writing
Lewis Center for the Arts
Princeton University
185 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08542

Entries are not returnable. Due to the volume of entries, only winners will be notified. Results will be posted on the Princeton University Program in Creative Writing website by May 15, 2008.

The 2009 Marjorie J. Wilson Best Poem Contest

3 March 2009

Postmark Deadline: April 30th, 2009
Grand Prize: $1,000 for Best Poem & Publication in MARGIE


Internationally renowned poet & novelist


Submit 3 unpublished poems & a $15 entry fee payable to MARGIE, Inc. (60 line limit per poem.) $5 each per additional poem.
Enclose a single cover sheet with your name, address & phone. No names should appear on poems.
Simultaneous submissions accepted. Only submit copies as poems will not be returned. Include a S.A.S.E. to receive contest results.
Mail poems & entry fee POSTMARKED no later than April 30th, 2009
Send contest submissions & entry fee to:
MARGIE, P.O.B. 250, Chesterfield, MO., 63006

Questions? Email

Press 53 Open Awards

3 March 2009

The March 31 deadline for entry in the Press 53 Open Awards is approaching.

8 Categories (Poetry, Flash Fiction, Short-Short Story, Short Story, Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Novella, and Young Writers (13-17).

8 Industry-Professional Judges

8 Personalized Etched-Glass Awards

17 Opportunities for Publication in the Press 53 Open Awards Anthology

Complete guidelines for entry are at