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Call for Submissions-Deadline Extended

ACTUALLY…Details Here:

Prolific Pulse Press LLC is accepting Anthology Submissions for a paperback publication called:

Social Justice Inks

“Social Justice Inks” is an anthology of poetry based on Social Justice concerns.

Social Justice Inks is about expression of social justice concerns and about working through these concerns. Seeking answers is an ongoing process. We want to hear your creative emotional expressions and what you think about how to solve social problems in the world.

Submissions will be accepted until January 15 2022

What we accept:

Poetry of no more than one 6×9 page, 12-point Times New Roman font per poem. This means about 24 or fewer lines per poem (including spaces and title).

Three poems per submission will be considered.

All poetry must be left margin aligned.

A third person, short bio is required. Please keep this to 50 words or less. If it is longer, we have the discretion to shorten your bio.

Place your full name, address, phone number, and preferred email address in the email. (this is for the editor’s use only so you may be contacted, and contracts can be properly drawn.

Send poetry as an attachment. Google docs is acceptable.

Decisions will be provided by March 2022.

Publication is slated for May 2022 (subject to change at the discretion of the editor).

Email submissions to: prolificpulse@gmail.com and put Social Justice Inks in the Subject line.

Authors will be required to sign a contract before final acceptance.

We have zero tolerance for hate speech and will reject any work which reflects this.

We do not accept previously published works, including those shared on Social Media.

We do not accept simultaneous submissions.

After publication, all writers who are published will be invited to read their poetry via an internet meeting and have this performance broadcast via the Prolific Pulse Poetry Podcast.

Thank you for your consideration for publishing in the Social Justice Inks Anthology.

Lisa Tomey, Manager and Editor in Chief of Prolific Pulse Press LLC.

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Call for Submissions

Prolific Pulse Press LLC is conducting a call for submissions. Details are as follows:

Prolific Pulse Press LLC needs 3 essays and 3 poems about what it is like to be a caregiver of a family member or close friend who has become ill.

We also needs 3 essays and 3 poems about what it is like to be given care by a family member or close friend.

All entries must be speaking from their own firsthand experiences.

Essays should be no longer than 5000 words. Poems should not be longer than 600 words.

Previously published essays and/or poems will be accepted for consideration with the exception of already being published in anthologies or other books.

The 12 winning essays and poems will receive an award of $20 each.

All entries must be in 12 point Times New Roman or Book Antiqua font.

Send entries as attachments to your email.

Deadline: March 31, 2022

A 50 word Bio will be needed with the entries, not after the fact.

What will happen to these?

These are to go into a book by Lisa Tomey and it will be published in August 2022

Releases will be requested for the essay and poem writers to enable publication.

No royalties will be paid, but your names and bios will be included in the book.

There will be an optional open mic for this book event for which any winning entries will be invited to attend and read.

Send entries to prolificpulse@gmail.com

Put Caregiver in the subject line

Questions? email prolificpulse@gmail.com