Make History With Us

Forward, fearless writers!

Yet four days, then the end of the world befalls us!

Well, probably not the end of the world. But June 10 is the deadline for all Historical Fiction entries in the OUT OF THE SLUSH PILE, Novel Journey’s Fifteen Minutes of Fame Contest for unpublished novelists. And I know you don’t want to miss that!

What’s that, you say? You have a novel you’d like to see published but it’s not Historical? You needn’t feel left out in the cold. Here’s a list of the upcoming categories and their submission deadlines for the rest of the year:

So grab your pen and declare your intention to be a published novelist. Download an entry form here, and fill it out and email it, along with your first chapter and a short synopsis, to

If you have any questions, email us at that same address.

Don’t delay, time’s a-wasting!