I am in between assignments for the moment. I have seven incubating and am about to send it out. while I am waiting though, I wanted to share some upcoming contests.
Children's book Insider has an awesome contest. No limit to the stories you can submit and no fee. The prizes are $100, $75 and $50. Fiction and nonfiction. Check it out at their website: http://www.short-story-time.com/short-story-writing-contest.html
Deadline is September 15, so hurry.
Then next up is Children's Writer wiring contest for Historical fiction. If you subscribe to the Children's Writer, then the fee is free. But get this, if you have to pay the fee, then you will get a years subscription to the Children's Writer and be eligible to submit to their other upcoming contests free.
Check it out at www.childrenswriter.com Deadline October 30.
Then just right around the corner is Highlights. the deadline for this is January 1-31, 2011.
the theme is "My Most Embarrassing Moment". You have time to write and rewrite for this one. Check it out at www.highlights.com/highlights-fiction-contest