Market Profile: The Canary Press

At a Glance (Formerly Known As Genre Issue) Wants: Power-punch stories (1500 words or less); Short Fiction (1,000 words – 7,000 words) Preferred Genre: Any Pay Rate: Power-punch stories: $100; Short Fiction: $200 Deadline: 20th October, 2014 Go Directly to the Writer’s Guidelines In Detail The first issue of The Canary Press hit shelves back in May of 2013, a … Continue reading »

Coming up Next Week: Guest Race Captain Kendall Talbot

Next week we kick of the 2014 Guest Race Captain series at the AWM Writing Races, bringing in a range of writers and other industry professionals to talk writing, publishing, and more our racers spend an hour chasing their own personal goals. Our first guest for 2014? Romantic Suspense author Kendall Talbot, whose debut novel, … Continue reading »

Market Profile: Unfettered Anthology

At a Glance Wants: Short Fiction (1,500 words – 2,500 words) inspired by selected art by Terry Whidborne Preferred Genre: Any Pay Rate: $300 + share of royalties Deadline: 14 April, 2014 Go Directly to the Writer’s Guidelines and the Unfettered Image Folio In Detail Tiny Owl Workshop spent 2013 challenging many of our assumptions about where a … Continue reading »

21 Blog Posts Every Writer Should Read

Ever since Speakeasy was launched in 2006, we’ve been linking to news, advice, and resources scattered around the internet. This slowed down a little in 2013, courtesy of the time spent redesigning AWMonline and migrating Speakeasy to its new home, but we figured we’d kick off 2014 with a bang and put together a comprehensive … Continue reading »