The Hudson Review Short Story Competition

The Hudson Review LogoFor a special fiction issue, The Hudson Review is sponsoring a short story competition. Stories should be 10,000 words and under. They do not publish work that has already been printed elsewhere or that is due to appear in book form in the near future. They do not consider simultaneous submissions, and do not accept electronic submissions. All submissions need to be sent in via U.S. Mail.

Deadline: September 1, 2015

Entry Fee: Free

Prizes: First prize is $500, second and third are $250 each.

For more information, please visit their website.

Indies Unlimited is pleased to provide this contest information for the convenience of our readers. We do not, however, endorse this or any contest/competition. Entrants should always research a competition prior to entering.

Free Online Resources for Self-Publishers

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Just over a year ago I wrote a post highlighting some free online resources for writers. Since that time, I’ve discovered even more wonderful free resources for photos, music, backgrounds, fonts, and more, so it’s definitely time for an update.

Each site has a section regarding licensing, which needs to be read prior to downloading and using content. Some sites don’t require any attribution, but some do, so make sure to read the fine print.

Links to all the various sites won’t be included in this post, because minions can get into trouble with Google for posting too many scammy-looking links. But at the bottom of this post will be a link to one of Indies Unlimited’s fabulous resource pages, where you can find links to all the sites mentioned.

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