Day: September 30, 2015

Lit-Scene Wednesday: Writing Opportunities

September 30, 2015 Hey there again! Writing opportunities for those who love to create with words. If this tickles your fancy, take the chance to enter! THE ALICE JAMES AWARD Prize: $2,000, book publication, and distribution by Consortium. Description: Alice James Books is now accepting poetry manuscripts postmarked or uploaded via Submittable by November 1, 2015 from emerging as well as established poets.  Entrants must reside in the United States. In addition to the winning manuscript, one or more manuscripts may be chosen for publication.  Guidelines:   CREATIVE NONFICTION MAGAZINE Is seeking new essays for an upcoming issue dedicated to “Childhood.” Send your best work. 4,000 words or fewer. Deadline: November 16, 2015. $1,000 for best essay; $500 for runner-up.  Guidelines at Again, if your seriously interested, you know what to do, go it? Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday and be blessed! featured image unknown   Advertisements

Art-Scene Wednesday: Juried Exhibitions, Classes….

September 30, 2015 Hello, hello….the last Wednesday of September is here. Found a few exhibitions,   119TH ANNUAL OPEN JURIED EXHIBITION * Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, Inc. presents 119th Annual Open Juried Exhibition at the National Arts Club, NY. December 1 – 18, 2015. Open to women artists. Media: Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Pastel, Graphics and Sculpture. Over $10,000 in awards. Entry fee: $40/Members, $45/Associates, $50/ Non-Members. Online entry deadline is Oct. 9, 2015. Submit your entries at Download the prospectus at   FREE GALLERY EXHIBITIONS & ART BUSINESS CLASSES * Local, national & international shows in the Chicago area, including free-to-submit/ exhibit shows. Visit our website for current calls & classes & guest speakers. Guest speakers include established artists, gallery owners & curators.) Details at:   Again, I’ve just found this information, but at the end of the day, if you’re interested you know what you need to do.      featured image unknown