Tara Beagan

Tara Beagan

To further explore Aboriginal culture, CBC Books presents a series of video interviews with authors, playwrights and storytellers to discuss how their history influences and inspires their work. This week, we talk to Tara Beagan, artistic director of Native Earth...

ClarkesWorld Now Pays Up to $1380 for Short Stories

Science Fiction & Fantasy magazine ClarkesWorld just raised their pay rate for authors. They now pay $0.10 a word for the first 5,000 words, and $.08 cents each word after that. They have a maximum of 16,000 words. That means a total payment of up to $1,380....

38 Writing Contests in April 2017 – No Entry Fees

There are more than three dozen free contests in April, covering the full range of topics, styles and genres, from essays, to poetry, to full-length works. In addition to the prestige of winning a contest, some of the monetary prizes this month are substantial. Be...