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Emmanuella Omonigho, Author at Creative Writing News

❝I was really pessimistic about my chances❞— An Interview with Quramo Writer’s Prize Winner, Akintomiwa Akinnimi

In 2021, on the Quramo Festival stage, three judges announced a then-medical student story as the winner of the Writer’s Prize.  Currently, Akintomiwa Akinnimi is a graduate of Medicine and Surgery from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. He has been writing all his life, and his writing mostly consists of think pieces and other...

Lolwe Submissions for Issue 9 is Now Open/ How to Submit (Payment: Publication)

Lolwe Magazine is now accepting poetry, prose, essay and photography submissions for their 9th Issue. Lolwe is a Pan-African literary magazine that publishes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, photography, and literary criticism. Founded in January 2020 by Troy Onyango, the magazine has a focus on amplifying the work by writers, poets and visual artists from Africa, Caribbean and...

Certified Forgotten Magazine is Currently Accepting Pitches / How to Apply (Pay: $75)

Certified Forgotten currently calls for horror film journalists and writers generally interested in writing about underseen horror films.  Certified Forgotten is a digital publication focusing solely on the movies that have fallen through the cracks. Those festival standout movies– and direct-to-video cult classics – deserving of a second look. They publish on their website and...

Orange Blossom Review Submissions is Currently Open / How to Submit (Payment: Online Publication)

Orange Blossom Review calls for submissions in Prose, Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction, Graphic Literature, Artwork and Photography.  Orange Blossom Review is an international, peer-reviewed literary journal seeking quality fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and artwork.  Their goal is to curate innovative writing styles, novel points of view, and original and engaging content. Orange Blossom Review is generously underwritten...

Southword Submissions is Open for Poetry and Prose Writers / How to Apply (Payment: €50-€350)

Southword Literary Journal currently has its poetry and prose submissions open for all writers. Southword: New International Writing is a print literary journal published twice a year by the Munster Literature Centre. Founded in 1993, the Munster Literature Centre (Ionad Litríochta an Deiscirt) is a non-profit arts organisation dedicated to the promotion and celebration of...