AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Richard Tscherne, iTom Kitt, iKatharine Giovanni, iLawrance Lux, iBilly Allmon, iGwendolyn Thomas Gath, iMichele Poague, i

  Home > Publishing > Articles Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

John Howard Reid

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· 481 Titles
· 270 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Feb, 2008

John Howard Reid, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Diary of a Narcissist
by Sam Vaknin

The anatomy of a mental illness - its origins, its unfolding, its outcomes. ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Writing Contests How To Achieve Success
by John Howard Reid   
Rated "G" by the Author.
Last edited: Friday, February 11, 2011
Posted: Friday, February 11, 2011

  Print   Save    Follow    Share 

Recent articles by
John Howard Reid

214.93 Dollars. Is This a Record Price?
TITLES TO AVOID How to use Hollywood Classics Title Index
BAD TITLES 2 more outsiders
BAD TITLES: 3 To Avoid
RIGHT NAMES and titles for stories, poems and novels
Give YOURSELF an Edge!
Exactly the right title for your book, poem or story?
           >> View all

Have you ever won a prize in a writing contest?

WRITE WAYS TO WIN WRITING CONTESTS

If you did win a prize, was it a matter of luck or did the judge really like your work? 

Maybe it was a mixture of both!

The problem is that you've not won a prize since, although you've entered lots of contests.

What are you doing wrong?

Maybe you're just entering the wrong contests?

For example, if you're sending your stories or poems to a judge who is only interested in "themes relating to sickness or death" (as one judge recently admitted), you're probably just throwing your money away!

So how do you find out what subjects interest the judge and what topics do not?

Simple! Just take a look at last year's prizewinning entries. They're usually posted on the contest's website.

Ah! But this year's judge is not the same!

Well, that usually makes no difference. Judges are appointed by the contest organizers. And in 99.9% of cases, the organizers do not vary from year to year.

Check out "Write Ways To Win Writing Contests" on the website below. The Kindle edition is only $2.99!

 

Web Site: Contest & Writing News



Want to review or comment on this article?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Popular Publishing Articles
  1. Being a Children's Book Author in Today's
  2. Writing Advice From Mark Twain
  3. Get Published - Know Your Markets
  4. AD's Dorien Grey interview
  5. Kathy's Hook Up - For Your E Book
  6. Three Reasons Why Writers Must Get to Know
  7. Get Published - Narration - First or Third
  8. Chiki Sarkar and the New Crop of Indian Ed
  9. The Naughtiness of Plagiarism
  10. You and a Writers Conference

Are You Still Submitting Your Work to a Traditional Publisher? by Edward Patterson

With the new and exciting world of Kindles and Print-on-Demand (POD), Independent Publishing is becoming an enticing choice and a viable alternative to traditional publishing...  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

I Have A Reason To Smile by R.E.E.S Blogs Linda Smith, Publisher

This book is about Poetry. Many different kinds of fables, short stories about life experiences, laughter, drama, children, humor, love, inspiration and some urban styles of poetry..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.