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The Holidays anthology is now available here.
Call for submissions to the upcoming anthology: Holidays
Perry Como’s 1954 recording of “There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays” is a perennial favorite, reflecting our deep-seated urge to return to a simpler time during the hectic holiday season. Happy memories of holidays from years ago tend to center on family, friends, and food. Our modern holiday season begins with Halloween, builds towards Thanksgiving, reaches its feverish peak with Christmas and Chanukah, and ends on New Year’s Eve. The Space Coast Writers’ Guild’s forthcoming anthology, Holidays, is a collection of stories filled with fond recollections of holidays past and present. Whether it’s ice skating on frozen ponds at Christmas, dressing up in amusing costumes for Halloween, or eating too much turkey at Thanksgiving, Holidays captures the best (and worst) of times.
Submission Guidelines: All SCWG members in good standing are allowed one free submission (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, essays), no longer than 5,000 words. Submissions must be sent as an email attachment in MS Word format (DOC, DOCX) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The submission cannot be previously published, or currently under review elsewhere.
Images must be in JPG or PNG format at 300dpi. All submissions must be accompanied by a 75-word author biography and a 1”x1” author digital photograph. The SCWG reserves the right to edit or decline submissions. Holidays will be published by Anthology Alliance and
distributed through Amazon.com in Kindle and print formats by Thanksgiving.
Important Dates: Submit your work by Friday, September 8, 2017 for consideration.
Note: Not a SCWG member? No problem! Submit your work, along with a $40 nonrefundable entrance fee, and you’re in. Plus, you get one full year of membership.