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Writing Opportunities

 

"Spring Break” Prose Contest

Submit up to 3 prose pieces, each 1300 words or less, that express the theme SPRING BREAK.

Cash prizes up to $100, the opportunity to share your winning prose at the June 2015 meeting at Burpee, and publication in The Rockford Review.

Deadline 5-15-2015.

Electronic submissions preferred. Email subs to: editor@rockfordwritersguild.com

or mail to Rockford Writers’ Guild-PO Box 858-Rockford, IL-61105

Summer “Tan or Burn” Poetry Contest

Submit up to 3 poems, each 50 lines or less, that express the theme TAN OR BURN.

Cash prizes up to $100, the opportunity to share your winning prose at the September 2015 meeting, and publication in The Rockford Review.

Deadline 9-15-2015.

Electronic submissions preferred. Email subs to: editor@rockfordwritersguild.com

or mail to Rockford Writers’ Guild-PO Box 858-Rockford, IL-61105

Free Proofreading from Ed Grosek

Mail manuscript to Ed Grosek at 1025 Reynolds Road - Apartment R-11- Johnson City, NY 13790.

Ed will snail mail his responses back to the author.

He reminds authors to “expect suggestions and some mild criticism.”

Electronic submissions preferred. Email subs to: editor@rockfordwritersguild.com

or mail to Rockford Writers’ Guild-PO Box 858-Rockford, IL-61105

BOOK CONTEST

RWG Press CASH WINNERS:

2014 Contest Winner:

If A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words by Rhonda Parsons

 

2013 Contest Winner:

Threshold by Mike Bayles

 

2012 Contest Winner:

Zak and the Mystery Girl--A Young Adult Adventure/Fantasy by Candace Murrow

 

 

2011 Contest Winner:

The Cabbage Hunter--Stories and Poems by Jim Swierzynski

 

2010 Contest Winner:

The Day Mel Quit Dreaming and Other Stories, by Candace Murrow

Murrow

 

2009 Contest Winner:

The Disappearance of Dawn, by Jude McCanse

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