Submission Call: Dive into published memoirs, write their forewords and win publication in an anthology: We present two affliction memoirs, one about drug addiction, the other about eating disorders, that have found readership among the un-afflicted. Write a foreword to each, in which you relate your own life to the author’s. We are looking for the [...]
Win Publication by Writing a Memoir’s Foreword: Dive into two published memoirs and write their forwards. Best get published in and Anthology of Forewords.
One could say the question “What holds a home together?” unifies the submissions that won First Place in New Wave and The Art’s Second Chance Contest, a novel excerpt by Rebecca Demarest and a poem by Edward Spade, in the second issue we’ve published from our LA tour. Upcoming Memoir Contest Hint #4: If [...]
The showcase of the Second Place submissions for the Second Chance Contest comes to you from New Wave and the Art’s LA tour. Upcoming Memoir Contest Hint #3: Entry may just get you prime advertising space in New Wave and the Art for your website, blog, or e-book, when you download the affliction-memoirs that [...]
Third Place in New Wave and the Art’s Second Chance Contest gives us a taste of memoir writing. What makes a memoir piece fit the sentiment of those published by judges Amanda Miller and Sebastian Briglia? Keep checking in for the official guidelines and dates of the upcoming memoir contest. The list of Second Chance Contest winners and [...]
Rejecting Rejection — The New Wave Rises — Fourth Place in New Wave and The Art’s Second Chance Contest
Here are the two pieces that ranked in Fourth Place in New Wave and the Art’s Second Chance Contest. Hint #2 for our next scene-building contest: The top memoir pieces in the vein of those published by judges Amanda Miller and Sebastian Briglia may be included in an e-book anthology of New Wave and the Art memoir authors, [...]
The Top 10 entries in our Second Chance for Rejected Writing of All Genres contest reflect the playful yet earnest voice we admire at New Wave and The Art, whether they are poems, short stories or essays. In order to avoid genres competing for rank and to keep the focus on the craft, we [...]
New Wave and the Art would like to thank all of you who submitted entries to the Second Chance for Rejected Writing of All Genres Contest. The winners will be announced on Thanksgiving day, when we will publish two winning stories, and we will continue to publish them in the month of December. Last year, [...]
Submission Call: Give your favorite rejected writing a second chance. Select one piece of prose or up to four poems from all the work you thought was going to get bought by a magazine, win, or at least rank in a contest, but instead got you a rejection letter, and submit it to New Wave and The [...]
It’s an NYC party disguised as the beatnik cafe scene in “So I Married an Axe Murderer” (Un-trust… ing. Un-know… ing. Un-love… ed?).
Lyrics, Lit & Liquor- TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY SHOW Tuesday, September 30 at 7:30pm in EDT The Parkside Lounge in New York, New York A New Wave of unpretentious exhibitionism is sweeping New York, and Lyrics, Lit & Liquor is at its center. The event will be celebrating its second anniversary on September 30th, two weeks [...]