Just doing a little housecleaning up in here.
CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS!
Order Up: A Menu of Lesbian Romance and Erotica
R.G. Emanuelle and I are looking for your delicious stories for this second food-related anthology. up to 5K words, and the deadline is JANUARY 15, 2016! C’mon, peeps! Submit some grooviness!
Less Than Three Press is looking for a bunch of stories.
LGBTQIA zombie stories. NO, REALLY! Up to 10,000 words, and the deadline is February 28, 2016.
Fairy Tales Slashed (deadline March 31, 2016)
Roughhouse Raiders (LGBTQIA bikers with urban fantasy twist; deadline January 31)
Sharing the Season (LGBTQI; deadline April 30, 2016)
Ninestar Press has an open call for varying length works of romance and erotica.
Check it out.
Reservoir Journal is taking art, poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction until November 15th.
Great Weather for our MEDIA is taking submissions for their latest anthology, until January 15, 2016.
They’re looking for poetry, flash fiction, short stories, dramatic monologues, and creative nonfiction for their latest print anthology.
Catapult, a new literary publishing startup, is taking submissions.
CONFERENCES AND AWARDS REMINDERS
Get your GCLS nominations in, friends! Here’s the nomination and payment schedule.
Saints and Sinners Literary Fest in New Orleans is in April, 2016. Here’s the info.
OTHER COOL STUFF
Upcoming comic-cons (just cuz I’m a geek and I know some of you are, too)
OUTWrites Queer Writing Collective (Canada) (they hold regular meetings and there’s awesome info)
List of queer and lesbian women writers in Australia Ylva Publishing’s Lee Winter recently blogged there. (neato site; lots of different voices and blogs)
UK Lesbian Fiction (great site, authors, upcoming events, notification of new releases)
NaNoWriMo! National Novel Writing Month! That’s NOVEMBER, peeps, and you can find all kinds of groups forming all over social media to give encouragement to “win.” Which basically means you complete that novel draft of at least 50,000 words. I’ve done it twice. One of those turned into my first published novel, Land of Entrapment. So…give it a whirl! WOOOO!
CLICK HERE LIKE THE WRITING BADASSES YOU ALL ARE!