"I think there might have been a misunderstanding. What I really wanted was for you to publish my story, and send me fifty thousand dollars. Didn't you realize that?"
upon receipt of a rejection letter
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2. Online in Rx
3. WHAT'S NEW AT KRISTI'S?
4. MARKET NEWS
5. COOL SITE
Check out the STUDENT CENTER
You can access it from the left side navigation links from all over the site now -- No more disappearing Student Center! Plus, it's been updated and packed with new goodies. All students from any of the classes from the Institute can use their student ID number to access the Student Center.
This gives you access to
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A Full Site Topical Index
Are you interested in knowing more about "educational markets?" How about "historical fiction?"
There is a perfect topic for everyone and all of the Rx content is listed -- all the articles, all the guest chat transcripts, all the topical open forums. Check it OUT.
2. In Rx
"Getting on Track and Staying There"
A chat on time management with Joan Broerman.
Friday, Feb. 28: "Pacifiers or Catalysts: Your Choice"
What if you're tired of your non-writing rut, but you can't seem to crawl out of it? It's your choice. Choose a catalyst and move forward!
Tuesday, March 4: "Keeping the Dream Alive" 4. Pockets Fiction Contest
Life happens when you've made other WRITING plans, and our writing dream gets put on hold. Again. Write at least 15 minutes today. Nothing keeps a writer's dream alive and flourishing like sitting down and writing. Absolutely nothing.
Entries are open beginning March 1 and must be postmarked no later than August 15. Please Indicate FICTION CONTEST on both the outside envelope and the cover sheet. There is no set theme and no entry fee.
Stories should be 750 - 1,000 words.
Please include an accurate word count on your cover sheet. Multiple submission are permitted, but please submit only your best work. Past winners are ineligible. The winner will be announced November 1.
Award: $500 and publication in the magazine. Entries with SASE will be returned. Pockets Magazine Fiction Contest
PO Box 340004
Nashville, TN 37203-0004
4. Pockets Fiction Contest
5. March Issue of Writing for Children's Magazines ---------------------
A new issues is online including a great piece on inspiration, an interview with an editor from SPELLBOUND, as well as Ev's great tidbits.
5. March Issue of Writing for Children's Magazines
Our WRITER'S RETREAT, ICL's discussion board is up and available at http://institutechildrenslit.net/index.php. For tips on using the discussion board, check out "Using the New Writer's Retreat."----------------------
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