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Posts tagged ‘short story’

Daily Prompt Love <3 Particular Pain

20 August 2019 

Hunger is pain.

Make art about going hungry, about the damage of hunger, about the victims of hunger, especially in a country known for excess. 

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Image by taniarose from Pixabay

Daily Prompt Love <3 Into the Light

19 August 2019

Make art about coming out of the cave. 

Daily Prompt Love <3 Not Allowed

18 August 2019 

Make art about what’s forbidden. 

forbidden

Image by engin akyurt from Pixabay

Special Call for Submissions! Activism Anthology

Activism Anthology Call for Submissions

Deadline: October 15, 2019

Something happened and made you want to get involved in transforming your organization, neighborhood, community, state, or country. You decided to speak up for something you care about, and did so through words, images, or actions. Or, maybe this is the first time you are speaking out. MuseWrite Press seeks short stories, poems, essays, and creative nonfiction that capture your journey, work, and/or goals regarding your activism. Considering unpublished submissions of no more than 2,500 words.

Email submissions to musewritecommunity@yahoo.com by October 15, 2019. Include a 50-word bio.

Visit www.MuseWrite.com for info on press and editors.

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Daily Prompt Love <3 Nope, Not Gonna Do It

17 August 2019 

Make art about when it’s right to disobey, when it’s appropriate to be defiant. 

disobey

Friday Call for Submissions Love! <3 K'in Seeking Fiction, Nonfiction, & Poetry!

Experimental, traditional, playful, prayerful, celebratory, challenging: human—try us. Show us a new way to tell one of the millions of stories under that glorious sun.

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Submission Guidelines

(Note: For writers ages 12-7, please see the specific guidelines at the Young Writers tab.)

General:

We publish two issues a year, online only—May  and November. We are open for submissions on a rolling basis.

Submissions are accepted only through Submittable. Please include a brief cover letter and bio of not more than 50 words.

For all submissions, please include name, contact information, and 50-word third-person bio in the document as well as in the online form. All submissions should be formatted with 1-inch margins and numbered pages. Prose manuscripts should be double-spaced.

Do not send previously published work (either print or online, including personal blogs). Upon submission to K’in, you agree that your work is original, unpublished, and that you are the author.

If accepted, K’in acquires First North American Serial Rights and First Electronic Rights. All rights revert to the writer after publication. Contributors agree to credit K’in if the work is subsequently reproduced online or in print.

Submissions will be responded to within three months. If you haven’t heard from us after three months, feel free to inquire by sending us a note through Submittable. For any work that is accepted, we will require an updated third-person bio of not more than fifty words.

Please wait six months before resubmitting.

Detailed Submission Guidelines Here! 

 

Daily Prompt Love <3 Keep It Safe

16 August 2019 

Make art about what you’re guarding. 

guarding

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