Saturday, October 10, 2009
It's That Time Again
Calling for submissions
for Volume 2 of
An Honest Lie
Theme: Delusions of Insignificance
We are accepting submissions in the areas of fiction, well written misadventures from real life, and blatant lies that are fun and entertaining..
We’re looking for …
… the ironies in life
… the serendipity of it all
… the epitome of adventure
… the power of imperviousness
… the pull of naivety
… the view from a different angle
… the mix of mood, moment, and movement
… the wretched truth
… a clever lie
… the humor inside
… the mockery of it all.
We’re looking for the perspective.
The subject is up to you.
Please keep it clean. No political commentaries, testimonials, religious manifestos, poetry, or profanity.
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Submissions should be at least 3000 words in length and no more than 6,000 words total, please be sure to read our FAQ’s for further details before submitting. Our FAQ’s can be found to the left of this post, or by going to www.anhonestlie.wordpress.com/faq.
All submissions should be a WORD document, sent in .doc or .docx format, in a legible 14 pt font, with pages numbered in the top right corner. Please include title and author name on all pages submitted.
Include the following information with your submission:
… Full Legal Name (with nom de plume)
… Email and Regular Mail Addresses
… A Short Bio (100 words)
Please also let us know how you heard about us!
Email your submissions to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your submitted story should be an attachment to this email, and not part of the body of email text.
Deadline for Submissions is March 15 2010.
Public engagements associated with this publication are for promoting the book and for promoting you as an author.
Pay for published authors will be based on royalty accrued via sales of merchandise, books sold, and attendance at public engagements.
Attendance at public engagements is not mandatory.
All travel and travel associated expenses are author’s responsibility.
Limit of two pieces for consideration unless asked for more.
We are also seeking illustrators for this and other projects. Please e-mail us at email@example.com for further details concerning illustrations. Pay structure for original art will be based on the project it is for.