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New Literary Journal Banshee Seeking Submissions
Posted by Claire Hennessy in .

Let’s Do It: Banshee, A New Literary Journal There is a trait I love in people, a trait not that many have: the “let’s actually do it” gene. Gene is...

Looking for an Agent? Need Publishing Advice? It’s All Here…

In association with The Inkwell Group and Writing.ie Dreaming of writing a bestseller? Five leading agents are looking for you! The International Literature Festival Dublin is running Date With An...

Brain of Forgetting Seeking Submissions
Posted by Bernadette McCarthy in .

Brain of Forgetting is an international journal of English-language poetry and short fiction that aims to negotiate the boundaries between past and present, creative imagination and historic record, lyricism and...

Before You Hit Send: An Editor’s Advice for Children’s Writers
Posted by Claire Hennessy in , .

“I just want to know if it’s any good,” one writer types, while another says, “This is my first attempt at anything like this.” One goes “I’d love any feedback...

Difficult Second Novel Syndrome by Hazel Gaynor
Posted by Hazel Gaynor in .

As I wave a fond farewell to my status of ‘debut author’ and send my second novel A Memory of Violets out into the world, my emotional state is an...

The Stinging Fly Open for Poetry & Short Story Submissions
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The Stinging Fly are accepting submissions during the month of February 2015. Submissions received will be considered for their Winter 2015/16 issue, to be published in October 2015. Saturday February...

Lyrical Press/Kensington Publishing Submission Call
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Part of my role with Lyrical Press, the main digital imprint of Kensington Publishing Corp is looking out for new acquisitions. This Sub Call is good for three months from...

New Digital Publisher Canelo Launches
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Canelo is a new digital publisher of engaging fiction and non-fiction released as ebooks, apps and on the web. Working closely with authors, readers, developers and other partners, Canelo aims...

Entangled Seeking Lovestruck Submissions
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Entangled Publishing utilises a new business model to bridge the gap between traditional and self-publishing publishing, giving their authors the best of both worlds. They implement the agency model across...

Amazon’s Kids’ Book Creator: How To by Olivia Kiernan
Posted by Olivia Kiernan in , .

For a long time picture book authors and creatives have been limited to either vanity publishing, the traditional publishing route or they were left to battle through the numerous formatting...