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If wasting time sifting through other companies’ confusing, disorganized listings filled with years-old, outdated information and broken links has left you frustrated—then the Writer’s Relief Classified Listings are just what you’re looking for.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



ep;phany Spring Writer’s Contest

$400 first prize and published!

Rappahannock Review

The theme is heat!

Southern California Writers’ Conference

Registration due 02/12/2016!

Willapa Bay AiR

Oysterville, Washington

W.B.Yeats Society of New York Poetry Competition

$500 prize and published!

Little Patuxent Review

Stops Reading: 3/01/2016

Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference

Broad variety of writing topics!

Writers & Books Gell Center

Rolling Admissions!

Iris N. Spencer Undergraduate Poetry Award

First prize is $1,500!


No admin fee!

Southwest Christian Writers Association

Speaker: Stephen Bly

Voices of the Wilderness Residency

Registration due 03/01/2016!

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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