Writing Leads, Contests & Awards

If you’re sticking close to home this Labor Day weekend to follow up on your writing to-do list, here is a collection of a few more you might want to review:

Moon Travel Guides seeks writer for Spain guide

Witty and humorous well-traveled writer needed




Sage of Consciousness, an international e-zine, seeks submissions for their upcoming “Resonating Places” issue, all about the sense of place, the beauty of place, places that touch, inspire, revive, enlighten and delight. Deadline: October 10. (via Places for Writers)

Suitcase Generation, a new online magazine, seeks creative non-fiction, fiction, and travel pieces based on real-life experiences. Additional guidelines can be found here. Deadline: October 5.

The Transitions Abroad travel writing contest, is accepting submissions until November 1.

The Santa Fe Writer’s Project Literary Awards, which judge Ayun Halliday posted about on the Boots forum, is accepting entries until December 30.