Kindle Storyteller Book Contest 2017 (UK)

About to publish on Amazon Kindle? There’s a £20,000 grand prize open to authors of fiction and non fiction.

The Creative Future Workshop – BCIDA (Barbados)

The Barbados Cultural Industries Development Authority #BCIDA will be hosting a (1) one-day workshop entitled “THE CREATIVE FUTURE: #creativeindustries As The New Engine Of Barbadian Prosperity”
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Writing Contest for Bloggers and Reporters

The Writing Contest for Bloggers and Reporters is a great opp to find talent. Alexis Grant’s company which manages a handful of blogs, needs people to write for them – and they are willing to pay for reported blog posts. Fee: Winners US$75/ per post for 3 winners on a selected topic AND  if “we choose to […]

11th Annual St. Martin Bookfair (St. Martin)

The 11th Annual St. Martin Bookfair (founded in 2003) is presented by Conscious Lyrics Foundation and House of Nehesi Publishers in collaboration with the St. Maarten Tourist Bureau, and the University of St. Martin. Events including book launches, a cultural evening and workshops, take place from Thursday May 30th to Saturday June 1st 2013.  St. Martin Writer Randall Robinson, will […]

Amazon Kindle Singles (Internet)

Amazon Kindle Singles is the hottest way to make money from your unpublished short fiction or non-fiction and e-books. A Kindle Single can be on any topic. So far we’ve posted fiction, essays, memoirs, reporting, personal narratives, and profiles, and we’re expanding our selection every week. We’re looking for high-quality writing, fresh and original ideas, […]

Caribbean Literature Action Group (CaribLit)

CaribLit provides news, information and resources for  Caribbean Publishing. The Caribbean Literature Action Group (CALAG) is a working group of Caribbean writers, publishers, academics, festival coordinators and other persons from the literary sphere, with a shared interest in promoting Caribbean writing and publishing. The Caribbean Literature Action Group meeting in April 2012 was convened by […]

Contently.com (marketing yourself)

Contently.com is an excellent (free) online resource for building your brand and putting together your portfolio or writing clips in one place.  Having your electronic writing samples available is not only essential, but a valuable marketing tool as a writer/blogger.  I believe writers of ANY genre should use this. You can even upload clips or […]