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IWW-Newsletter, Issue #036
January 04, 2015

IWW Newsletter - Issue 36 - January 2015

A Very HAPPY NEW YEAR to all our readers!

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1. Word of Success

“There are three kinds of people: those who let it happen, those who make it happen, and those who wonder what happened.” —John Richardson

“The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can’t find them, they make them.” —George Bernard Shaw

2. New stories/articles/poems published at IWW in the last month (Dec 2014)

Short Stories

(1) A Dad's wish come True, (2) A Silver Bullet

These can be read on the main page. IWW Short Stories


(1) The Disrobing . This can be read here. IWW Poems

(1) When Gandhiji came to Bangalore Read it here - Perspective

Stories for Children
(1) Fazaan's Copy Book Read them here - Stories for Children

3. Contests

a) Katha Fiction Contests Last Date: 31 March 2015.

b) Short story competitions Before March 2015.


$1,000 and publication for a chapbook-length poetry collection in print edition and ebook format. Open to women who have never before published a full-length poetry collection. International entries are welcome. Multiple submissions are accepted. All entries will be considered for publication. The top-ten finalists will be offered publication in the New Women's Voices Series. Submit up to 26 pages of poetry, PLUS bio, acknowledgments, SASE and cover letter. Deadline March 31, 2015.

d) CHICKEN SOUP: INSPIRATION FOR NURSES They are looking for true stories that will inspire, support, motivate and nurture those in the nursing profession. They are also looking for stories from people who are not nurses but have stories to tell about them. These true stories, of no more than 1,200 words, can be serious or humorous. Pays $200 and ten copies. Deadline extended until January 15, 2015.

4. Literary news

Some of the Best books of 2014 Overall, to be included in your Reading List - (Ref: Brainpickings)

The Accidental Universe, Letters of Note, A guide for the perplexed, My favorite things, The Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness, The Art of Asking, The Sense of Style, How We Got to Now, Pen & Ink, Worn Stories, and The Lion and the Bird.

Scientist Jayant Narlikar gets Sahitya Akademi Award. Astrophysicist Jayant V. Narlikar was Friday conferred the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award for his autobiography.

Poet and critic Adil Jussawall's "Trying to Say Goodbye" is among eight books of poetry conferred the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award 2014


5. Check out these books

Planning to visit Kerala? Check out this

115 major writers about their favorite books


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