BARBARA NEELY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM September 30, 2021. MWA has established a new scholarship program in honor of the late Barbara Neely, a trailblazing Black crime novelist who was named a Grand Master by MWA in late 2019. Two $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to two Black crime writers: one will be given to an aspiring crime writer who has yet […]

September writing contest for African writers

How many times have you stared at a blank document, unable to pour out the words inside you? It’s common to struggle with consistency in your practice of writing. After all, writing is a difficult task, and especially so when you do it in a vacuum. Luckily, there’s a way out: writing contests. Writing contests […]

2021 TCK Publishing Short Story Awards Contest

The TCK Publishing Short Story Contest is an international short story contest established in 2021. Each year’s prizewinner receives a $1,000 honorarium and publication of his or her short story on the TCK Publishing website. TCK Publishing is recognizing short story writers from all countries, backgrounds, and levels of experience and we invite you to join […]