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Sand Hills 2023 National Writing Contest

Sand Hills Literary Magazine Open for National Contest: $250 Prize per
Category

Deadline: March 31, 2023

Sand Hills Literary Magazine, published since 1973 out of Augusta University, is now open for its annual national writing contest in poetry and prose for…
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Walloon Writers Review Call for Submissions

Deadline: March 15, 2023

Walloon Writers Review is designed to share on the reading table at the cottage, on the bookshelf of the cabin, on hand at camp, and…
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Magazine Stand :: River Heron Review – 6.1

A double release featuring sixteen poets and winners and finalists of their recent contest. All free to read online.
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Book Review :: Nervous System by Lina Meruane

“The story is presented in small fragments, often delving into seemingly innocuous memories, to brutal statistics about illness and the end of life on earth.”
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