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Tuesday, February 9, 2010


Upcoming Anthologies

Deadline: 02/15/10.Submit to: Milk Money Magazine. E-mail (via attachment to): submissions@milkmoneymag.com.Theme: Literary and experimental.
Type: Poetry and short stories (5,000 words MAX).URL:
http://www.milkmoneymag.com/index.php/site/submitDeadline: 02/15/10.Submit to: Diverse Voices Quarterly. E-mail (via DOC, RTF, or WPD attachment) to:

Theme: Writing from all ages, races, religions, and sexual orientation.Type: Poetry (5 titles MAX), short stories and essays (3,000 words MAX), and artwork/photography (.jpeg attachments, 2 images MAX).URL: http://www.diversevoicesquarterly.com/submission-guidelines

Deadline: 02/20/10. Submit to: Align with Global Harmony: Rainmaker’s Prayers. E-mail (via attachment or pasted-in text) to hazelheron.press@gmail.com. To be published by Hazel Heron Press. Contributors receive a free complimentary copy, a 50 word bio with contact info both in print and on web site and the opportunity of being in print with such notables as Mary Oliver, Barbara Kingsolver, Jose Stevens, etc.Theme: Co-creation of Spirit, Nature & Humankind.Type: Short personal essays, 500-1000 words. Environmental topics: Ban the Plastic Bag; Green Teens, Restore a River; Sustainability; The Heart as Sacred Space; Dance as Prayer; Personal Responsibility; Bios of Environmentalists; Sustainable Towns; Living in Harmony with Mother Earth; Indigenous Wisdom & Climate Change; etc.URL: http://shinanbarclay.vox.com

Deadline: 02/28/10.Submit to: Quest for Atlantis: Legends of a Lost Continent. E-mail submissions to: atlantis@pillhillpress.com. Please put SUBMISSION - Title of Story in the subject line.Theme: Stories that celebrate the legend of The Lost Continent of Atlantis. Type: Short stories (10,000 words MAX).URL: http://www.pillhillpress.com/atlantis.html

http://members.cox.net/thema/submissions.htmlDeadline: 03/08/10.Submit to: The List Anthology. E-mail to: thelistanthology@gmail.com.Theme: Poetry that must use these six words: Anteros, crippled, spindles, stairwell, threshold, and whirligig.Type: Poetry (3 poems MAX).URL: http://thelistanthology.weebly.com

Deadline: 03/09/10.Submit to: Anthology of Memories of Hispanic Grandmothers as Remembered by Their Grandchildren. E-mail to: icas@stlawu.edu and mllorente@stlawu.edu.Theme: See title. Type: Short stories, poems, songs, essays, interviews, recipes, folk stories, nonfiction writing, and drawings in black and white along with a short narrative (10-12 pages MAX).URL: Google for more information.

Deadline: 03/15/10.Submit to: Flashlight Memories Anthology. Silver Boomer Books, 3301 S. 14th, Suite 16, PMB 134, Abilene, TX 79605, or e-mail (via pasted-in text) to: SilverBoomerBooks@gmail.com.Theme: Childhood reading.Type: Poetry (1 poem, 50 lines MAX, prefers shorter) and prose (1,500 words MAX).URL: http://silverboomerbooks.com

Deadline: 03/31/10.Submit to: The Way of the Wizard. E-mail your story as a DOC file (preferred) or as an RTF file to jjadams.anthology@gmail.com. Include the words “Wizards Submission” and the title of the story and your byline in the subject line of the e-mail.Theme: Wizards, witchs, sorcerers, sorceresses, magic, fantasy, etc.Type: Short stories (5,000 MAX).URL: http://www.johnjosephadams.com/2009/06/guidelines-the-way-of-the-wizard

Deadline: 04/01/10.Submit to: Witness. Submit via online form: http://witness.blackmountaininstitute.org/submit/login.php.Theme: Blurring Borders.Type: Poetry (5 poems MAX), short stories, and essays.URL: http://witness.blackmountaininstitute.org/submit

Deadline: 04/15/10.Submit to: A Whodunit Halloween. E-mail submissions to: whodunit@pillhillpress.com. Please put SUBMISSION - Title of Story in the subject line.Theme: Halloween mysteries.Type: Short stories (15,000 words MAX).URL: http://www.pillhillpress.com/atlantis.html

Deadline: 04/20/10.Submit to: A Cup of Comfort. Submit via online form: http://www.cupofcomfort.com/memberlogin.Theme: For Couples.Type: Personal essays (2,000 words MAX).URL: http://www.cupofcomfort.com/CallForSubmissions

Deadline: 05/01/10.Submit to: The First Line. E-mail (via MS Word or WordPerfect attachment) to: submission@thefirstline.com.Theme: Every story starts out the same: Paul and Miriam Kaufman met the old-fashioned way.Type: Short stories (3,000 words MAX).URL: http://www.thefirstline.com

Deadline: 06/30/10.Submit to: Cancer Anthology. E-mail to: info@divinetruthpress.com.Theme: Your journey with cancer, the journey of a loved one, or your secondhand experience as caregiver or medical professional. Type: Personal essays (500 to 1,500 words MAX).URL: http://divinetruthpress.atwc1.com/submissions/cancer-anthology

Deadline: 08/01/10.Submit to: Rattle. E-mail (via pasted-in text) to: submissions@rattle.com.Theme: Masters of Mental Health.Type: Poetry and essays (5,000 words MAX).URL: http://www.rattle.com/callsforsubs.html

Deadline: 09/10/10 or until issue is full. Check Web site below.Submit to: Workers Write! E-mail to: courtroom@workerswritejournal.com, or send a hard copy to: Blue Cubicle Press, PO Box 250382, Plano, TX 75025-0382.Theme: Tales from the Courtroom.Type: Short stories (5,000 words MAX).URL: http://www.workerswritejournal.com

Deadline: N/A.Submit to: editor@dreamofthings.comTheme: Various topics based on one of 15 themes. See http://dreamofthings.com/workshop-2 for more details.Type: Personal essays (500-5,000 words MAX).URL: http://dreamofthings.com/guidelines

1 comment:

Mike O'Mary said...

Thanks so much for the post!