Expats Blog is hosting a writing contest this month. Every two weeks there is a new topic. Entries must be previously unpublished. Topics include Education & International Schools, Working Abroad, and more. The winner of each topic receives a $200 Amazon gift voucher.
The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment is seeking poetry and creative nonfiction, written by women and inspired by the natural world.
Canadians or expats living in Canada are invited to submit stories for a new Chicken Soup for the Soul book called, Oh Canada, The Wonders of Winter. Deadline is June 15. Chosen stories receive $200.
The New York Times had an interesting article on why even Pulitzer-Prize winning authors are choosing to self-publish.
The Glimpse Graduate Program at MatadorU is looking for talented writers, photographers, and filmakers who are living abroad. The application deadline is July 31st. There is a processing fee of $25.