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  • Local Sightings Film Festival
    Call for new work from filmmakers all over the wide Northwest
    Northwest Film Forum is seeking new films made in the Northwest for its 18th annual edition of the Local Sightings Film Festival, screening this year from September 24 - October 3, 2015.Every spring Northwest Film Forum seeks new short and feature...
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    Creative Writing Contests and Submissions
    Here's a list of respected organizations that have writing contests, grants for writers, or awards. These various contests offer cash prizes, perhaps even a university scholarship or literary recognition! Some writing contests are free and...
  • Armbar
    Submissions are hard to come by in the UFC
    As most UFC fans know, Royce Gracie was the original champion. He won most of his fights with a variety of submissions, from armbars to triangles to rear naked chokes. However, the fighters that Gracie fought had little to no experience with...
  • Bullying... We're Kickin' It concert event.
    Long Island Musicians, We Need You!
    Bullying... We're Kickin' It! is a national campaign to end bullying. They are holding a contest through September 25th. Submit your music and win a chance to perform LIVE, on stage, with former NBC stars of The Voice."Submissions are...
  • September starts with standup and sketch comedy
    September starts with standup and sketch comedy
    Barrel of Monkeyskicks off its 16thseason with the 12thyear of its long-running revue That's Weird, Grandmaon Mondays at 8 pmfromSeptember 9 to October 7, 2013at theNeo-Futurist Theater on 5153 N. Ashland Avenue in Chicago. Conceived and...
  • Phoenix Film Festival
    2013 Phoenix Film Festival is still open for submissions
    Calling all filmmakers, the 2013 Phoenix Film Festival is currently accepting submissions for films and screenplays. The 13th annual event will be held at Harkins Scottsdale 101 on 7000 E. Mayo Blvd. in Phoenix, AZ. The 8 day festival will run...
  • HarperCollins opens submissions for un-agented manuscripts
    HarperCollins opens submissions for un-agented manuscripts
    Good news or bad news first?OK- good news first. Harper Voyager, the HarperCollins Sci-fi and Fantasy imprint, will be accepting un-agented manuscripts for consideration October 1st - October 14th. This is an international call for submissions,...
  • Peaches & Cream Martini with the Martini Genie
    The Martini Genie Presents
    Every so often we here at Examiner.com enjoy turning over the spotlight to mixologists across the country to find out what they are drinking and serving to their friends, families, and colleagues.Today's submission comes from The Martini Genie...
  • Books Galore
    This weekend in Sacramento writing offers publishing opportunities
    Call for submissionsPublishing Syndicate, Orangevale: Four anthologies in the “Not Your Mother’s Book” series are nearing submission deadlines. Ending June 1: “NYMB…On Being a Woman,” “NYMB…On Dogs...
  • Duck Jiu JItsu
    Duck Jiu Jitsu
    When applying a lock such as the ankle lock, all too often we focus on using our back muscles alone to do the job. This puts us in direct conflict with our opponent’s leg muscles, and often allows them time to reverse and/or escape the lock...
  •  Pirate Jiu Jitsu
    Pirate Jiu Jitsu
    There are so many tiny, invisible pieces to great Jiu Jitsu. Things like Anchoring, Breaking Structure, Butterfly Theory, Cup Theory, Relative Down and more.The secrets of Pirates & Ducks are probably some of the oddest titles I’ve had,...
  • Scrap n' Art
    Get Published in Scrap n’ Art Magazine
    Scrap n' Art Magazine is accepting submissions for their March 2012 issue. They are seeking layouts, cards, altered art, and out-of-the-box creations that follow the theme "The Luck of the Draw."Show them how truly "lucky"...
  • A finished manuscript is not littered with unnessary words or errors. Read through and toss the junk
    Editing Part 2: Tips for rewriting and polishing your manuscript.
    Editing is about more than simply checking for spelling and grammatical errors. When a writer edits their manuscript they must look for character issues, plot holes, setting, atmosphere, dialogue issues, and voice. This requires a slow, repetitive...
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