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Stories and poems, (We don't publish memoir, or other kinds of non-fiction ) must be:
All your own work
Written in English
up to 2000 words long unless otherwise specified in a particular call out
Unpublished except for The Story Sessions
Music
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Call out for stories and poems for an anthology celebrating the centenary of the end of WWI. Publication planned for Nov 2018.

Provisional Title An Outbreak of Peace.
 
Two free copies of the anthology and royalties @ 8% divided between all the contributors. ebook royalties @25% of net divided between all contributors.

Open to everyone - unpublished and in English please. Would particularly like to include something from each of the countries involved in WWI, not just the victors.
Stories: around 2000 words but anything between 1000 and 2100 accepted.
Poems up to 1000 words.

How you respond to this theme is up to you, and it doesn't need to be specific to WWI, but we find nothing to celebrate in war, and want a good balance for the book between appropriate commemoration of the dead, relief that it's over and hope for the future.
No interest in polemic. FICTION and poetry is what we are after.
*This is a FREE submission process. you will be offered add ons, you don't have to have them to submit, you do not have to give payment details unless you want  the add ons. It isn't all that clear which is why i am putting this here!