17 Jul, 2024

Opportunity for Writers: Ephemera Needs Slogans—Submit (Pay: $50 per slogan)

Every time you hear an advert or a slogan, do you think, arrggh! I could definitely do better? If you have ever dreamed of getting paid to write slogans, then you’re in luck. Ephemera might love your original meme enough to buy it. Before you start writing yours, let’s tell you more about Ephemera. Ephemera […]

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More Tributes For The Late Award-Winning Poet Ikeogu Oke

By Izunna Okafor The old-century dictum that ‘a great man’s feat echoes louder behind his rear’ recently attained some justification, following the rueful demise of the great Nigerian poet and literary champion, late Chief Ikeogu Oke, the winner of the 2017 Nigeria Prize for Literature. The wave of this hideous news which started blowing on […]

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Opportunity For Writers: Win A Spot At The Iceland Writers Retreat 2019—Apply

Are you interested in winning an all expense paid trip to the Iceland Writers Retreat? I’ve got good news for you. The Iceland Travel will grant one essayist a free spot at the Iceland Writers Retreat. All you have to do is write and submit an essay, story or poem on the theme of ‘Equality’. […]

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HowlRound Is Currently Accepting Essays About Theatremaking (Pay: $150 per piece)

HowlRound is a “free and open platform’ for anyone who is a part and parcel of the theatre field. Theatre enthusiasts from all over the world are free to submit essays.  Do not send personal attacks, adverts, or previously published essays. What are the editors interested in? . Theatre commoning (Resources managed and produced with generosity […]

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Holidays For Humanities Calls For Travelogues, Interviews and Photo-essay—Submit (Pays: Up to $200)

Holidays for Humanity is currently accepting travelogues, photo essays and short interviews with travelpreneurs. The editors are particularly interested in 100% unique articles on ‘mindful travel opportunities”. Topics can range from culinary workshops, to wildlife conservation programs, to yoga retreats to Eco-friendly lodges. Don’t restrict yourself to these topics though.   Payments/Prizes: They pay $50 […]

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2017 NLNG Literary Prize Winner and Poet Ikeogu Oke Dies At 51

Again, the literary community is mourning the loss of another prolific writer. What is going on? Last Monday, it was Tosyn Bucknor, ,Now, it’s the highly acclaimed poet, Ikeogu Oke. On the 24th of November, 2018, Ikeogu Oke passed away in National Hospital Abuja after a brief illness. This news is even more shocking because […]

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