"belonging" anthology seeks submissions
- Seeking Submissions for Proposed Anthology
Words & Images of Belonging
Foreword by Dr. Gretchen Legler, author and professor, University of
Maine at Farmington, Creative Writing.
Contributions that address legacies, generations (especially that of
grandparents and grandchildren), family, a sense of home and identity
(i.e. the pull between home and work, leaving your childhood home to
start your own home or a sense of place within oneself). Reflections
may include such forms as essays, short stories, diary entries,
poems, memoir and play excerpts, letters--up to approximately 4,000
words per contributor. Visual art submissions are encouraged. For
example, photographs, oil paintings may compliment print submissions
or be submitted separately.
If accepted, contributors will receive a complimentary copy upon
publication and a contributor's discount on additional copies.
Cynthia Brackett-Vincent is publisher/editor of the esteemed Aurorean
poetry journal; poetry instructor; award-winning poet; author of The
95 Poems chapbook (2005) and contributor to Educators as Writers:
Publishing for Personal and Professional Development.
View Cynthia's background http://www.encirclepub.com/poetry/aurorean/editor
Carol Smallwood has written, co-authored, and edited 17 books for
Peter Lang, Scarecrow, Libraries Unlimited and others. An
award-winning fiction writer, her work has appeared in English
Journal, Iris, Poesia, The Detroit News, and several others including
View Carol's last book
No previously published or simultaneously submitted material.
Please send work in an attachment; use 12-point Courier. Include a
55-65 word bio to appear in contributor's notes section of BELONGING
if your work is accepted. (Writing credits/current position/where
you're from and personal highlights are invited.) Please e-mail by
August 30, 2007 with BELONGING as the subject line.
For artwork, use BELONGING as the subject line; send in PDF by
e-mail. If you would like to send artwork by regular mail, send B&W
or color PHOTOCOPIES ONLY (ABSOLUTELY NO ORIGINALS) to: Cynthia
Brackett-Vincent, P. O. Box 187, Farmington, ME 04938 ATTN:
BELONGING. If your artwork is accepted AND ONCE WE HAVE SECURED A
PUBLISHER, we will request originals if necessary. If you'd like
photocopies returned, include an SASE. If you would like to know your
photocopies have been received, include a self-addressed stamped
Please include all your contact information (including e-mail
address) in submissions. Send e-mail to Cynthia at
Cafpoet37(at)encirclepub.com, or to Carol at smallwood(at)tm.net
(replace (at) with @).
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