Decolonial Passage Literary Journal

First issue for Decolonial Passage (June 2021) will focus on Migration and Movement. They seek unpublished essays, creative nonfiction, short stories, flash fiction, and poems. Opp for visual art & photography too.

2019 NIFCA Literary Arts Form (Barbados)

The National Independence Festival of Creative Arts #NIFCA Literary Arts 2018 forms are available!  This annual #artsfestival taking place in the last quarter of the year, is organized by the National Cultural Foundation of Barbados. Eligibility: Bajan Citizens globally and legal residents of Barbados.

2018 NIFCA Literary Arts Form (Barbados)

The National Independence Festival of Creative Arts #NIFCA Literary Arts 2018 forms are available!  This annual #artsfestival taking place in the last quarter of the year, is organized by the National Cultural Foundation of Barbados. Eligibility: Bajan Citizens globally and legal residents of Barbados.

No Extra Words (USA)

“No Extra Words” is an audio anthology seeking “submissions by any #flashfiction author.” It is a “podcast of great English language short stories under 2,000 words. Stories come from all over the world.

Omemana: speculative fiction (African e-mag)

Omemana is a brand new speculative fiction e-magazine seeking art and unpublished prose submissions from writers from Africa and the African Diaspora – with “original ideas, excellent writing and a strong emotional core.” What are they seeking? Stories and art must be speculative fiction (Fantasy, Science Fiction,Horror or Magical Realism) and must involve characters, settings or themes directly related to […]

2014 Downloadable NIFCA Literary Arts Form (Barbados)

The National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA) Literary Arts 2014 forms are available!  This Arts Festival taking place in the last quarter of the year, is organized by the National Cultural Foundation of Barbados. Download the  2014 NIFCA Literary Arts Rules and Entry Form (1)! Eligibility: Citizens and legal residents of Barbados.  Barbadians from […]

Bim Lit Fest 2014 Programme

 BIM LITERARY FESTIVAL & BOOK FAIR 15-17 MAY, 2014  PROGRAMME   THEME – CROSSINGS: BREAKING BORDERS Venue: Festival Tent, Independence Square (unless otherwise stated) Thursday       7.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m.   Opening Ceremony: Walcott-Warner Theatre, The May 15 Errol Barrow Centre, UWI, Cave Hill Campus. Madre of Ceremony: Icil Phillips Friday May 16   10.00 a.m. […]

Caribbean Christmas Anthology (St. Kitts)

Caribbean Christmas Anthology – a collection of Christmas stories for children will be produced by CaribbeanReads and Jaxon Photography. It will also feature crafts and artwork from Caribbean artists.  You can submit submissions of art, poetry, and short stories. The book is intended to delight readers with tales of the holiday spirit, traditions, and values in the Caribbean islands, and […]

Read-In Radio (Barbados)

READ-IN Radio is an evolution of the bi-monthly parish-by-parish community READ-In sessions by the Literary Arts desk of the National Cultural Foundation of Barbados. According to Cultural Officer, Literary Arts – Ayesha Gibson-Gill, “READ IN! RADIO’s FIRST episode will air this SUNDAY April 28th 2013! Listen out Read In Radio every final Sunday of the […]

Groundation Grenada (blog)

Groundation Grenada is a cultural movement.  They   are “open to any person wishing to contribute to the positive conscious paradigm shift of our island, region and the world as a whole.”  They seek contributions from “budding and established writers,  poets, artists, farmers, musicians, educators, students and anyone passionate about share their vision of the world’ – in particular […]

great weather for MEDIA anthology (US)

great weather for MEDIA is an independent press “based in New York City and showcases both national and international writers. As well as publishing the highest quality poetry and prose, [they] organize  many readings, performances, and book releases in New York City and across the country”.  They prefer new and emerging writers, and other small presses. […]

International Flash Fiction Competition “Museum of Words” (Spain)

As one of the objectives of the César Egido Serrano Foundation is to value the ability that dialogue and words has to unite peoples, the slogan of this contest edition will be “Words and freedom”. Submission Guideline Highlights The III Edition of International Award for “Museum of Words” Micro fiction is summoned. They may participate as many writers […]

Malala: FutureCycle Press Anthology (USA)

FutureCycle Press is now open to unpublished submissions for the special anthology, Malala, in honour of education & women’s rights activist Malala Yousafzai, co-edited by Joseph Hutchison and Andrea Watson. They welcome work from international writers but require the pieces to be in English.  “For the Malala anthology, we will consider translations of poems written in other languages […]

tongues of the ocean (Cbean ezine)

tongues of the ocean is an innovative online literary journal of Bahamian, Caribbean and related writing started in 2010.  They accept poetry, spoken-word, prose including writer reviews, short stories and flash fiction.  The sections are: writers on writers – writers talk about the work of another writer. bredren and sistren – section for Caribbean and […]