14 Jun, 2024

Bakwa ‘Family’ Issue/ How to Submit (Payment $25 per piece).

“What constitutes a family has changed over time, not just in composition but also in definition.”—from the Bakwa website. After its very recent issue, a cute glossy paperback with a beautiful cover design and gorgeous interior typesetting, packed with 9 important essays on travel, border politics, and how borders are not just lines, but barriers—for […]

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Submit Stories To The Vanguard Literary Services 2019 Valentine’s Day Anthology

If you enjoy writing  romance and sexuality-themed stories, then you should consider submitting to this 2019 Valentine’s Day anthology. Vanguard Literary Services (VLS) is currently accepting short story submissions for its anhology. The editors plan to make it available online, They are also working towards publishing a print version which would be sold and promoted. […]

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  Last year’s edition saw none of the writers smiling to the bank. Sadly, no one won the $100, 000, because the Board didn’t find any of the 109 entries worthy enough.  None of the entries received met the levels of literary excellence worthy of Africa’s most prestigious literary prize.  Will there be a winner […]

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