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Celebrations of Healing anthology call for submissions

Seeking Positive Stories of Sexual Intimacy after Abuse

Extended Deadline: February 28, 2023

Submit to [email protected] by February 28, 2023.Are you a writer and survivor of sexual abuse? Since you began your recovery, have you begun to experience…
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Wordrunner eChapbooks seeks Fiction, Memoir/CNF, Poetry for Themed Anthology

Deadline: February 28, 2023

For our Spring 2023 anthology, we welcome fiction, memoir, creative nonfiction, poetry or prose-poems on the theme “Salvaged.” Submit your best work—a short story, personal…
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Magazine Stand :: The Lake – February 2023

Hailing from across the pond, The Lake offers readers lots of new poetry every month as well as a sampling from new poetry books.
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New Book :: It’s About Time

While time is explicitly central in the first and eighth sections, other sections speak of desire, music, current events, creatures of all sizes, and states of mind.
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