The Writer’s Relief Classified Pages For Writers!

Easy-To-Search…Thoroughly Vetted… Featuring The Best Writing Contests, Writers Conferences, Residencies, Calls For Submissions, And Anthology Listings

Since 1994,  Writer’s Relief, an author’s submission service, has been helping writers pinpoint the best markets for their work. Our extensive research capabilities also include finding up-to-the-minute, top-tier opportunities for writers: contests, conferences, residencies, anthologies, calls for submissions for writers of poetry, short stories, essays, novels, memoirs, and nonfiction books, and more!

If wasting time sifting through other companies’ confusing, disorganized listings filled with years-old, outdated information and broken links has left you frustrated—then the Writer’s Relief Classified Listings are just what you’re looking for. We’ve already prescreened every listing for accuracy, provided the latest details, and tested the URL links for you. With just a few quick clicks, you’ll easily locate the contest or venue that suits your writing style.


Only $35 for a 6-month subscription.

Here are just a few of the many great opportunities you’ll have exclusive access to with your paid subscription:


Calls For Submissions



Crazyhorse Prizes in Nonfiction, Fiction, & Poetry

$2,000 prize and published!

Iron Horse Literary Review

Upcoming Sports Issue!

Rally of Writers Conference

16 breakout sessions!

Kenyon Review Writers Workshop

Workshop sessions, feedback, and support!

New American Poetry Prize

$1,000 prize and published!

Eastern Iowa Review

Experimental Essays!

Todos Santos Writers Workshop

5-day intensive workshop for writers at all levels!

Vermont Studio Center

More than 25 fellowship awards!

Nelson Algren Literary Awards

First prize is $3,500!

The Writers’ Guild of ISU Anthology

Myths, legends, and fairy tales!

Algonkian Novel Retreat

For aspiring novelists, short fiction writers, and memoirists

Hambidge Artist Residency Program

Sanctuary in the mountains of north Georgia!

Want to see more? There are hundreds of noteworthy listings available through our Classified Pages subscription service. Sign up now!


Frequently Asked Questions

When will I have complete access to the Classified Listings?

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When will my subscription end?

Your subscription will renew every 6-months. Subscriptions recur until cancelled.

How do I cancel my recurring subscription?

Simply click “My Account” in the navigation bar. Under “Your Membership,” click “Change,” and then click “Cancel.” Once cancelled, your subscription will expire at the end of the 6-month period you most recently paid for.

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