Welcome to the end of month 2 of 2022! Apparently, the pandemic is over, given the way people are gallivanting around the place maskless. It’s like the movie Face/Off, but instead, its Mask/Off. But not me and my family. If you see a group of people wearing hazmat suits, say hi because that’s my people!
Moving on to the exciting stuff! Today is the last date for many of the submission calls mentioned at the below venues:
Check out these opportunities for March:
Do subscribe to Erika Dreifus’ newsletter here, to get the latest paying markets for March. She will dispatch it later today or early tomorrow.
A few other useful submission calls include:
I treasured the writing advice I found from a variety of sources:
Going from Preparing to Write to Actually Writing – DIY MFA – Lori Walker over at DIY MFA helps you get down the words
This article on how to Improve Your Powers Of Observation To Be A Better Writer and refine your essay or short story
I really liked this piece on Sidequesting: An Antidote to “I Should Be Writing” over at SFWA
We all get our essays returned to us, so here’s a handy guide to Why Your Essay Got Rejected over at BREVITY’s Nonfiction Blog
My efforts at flash fiction were helped by this piece: Writing Flash Fiction – Finding The Rhythm – CRANKED ANVIL PRESS
Phew! That’s quite a bit! If any of the articles or markets has helped you, please let me know in the comments.