Criteria for 2010 Antelope Valley Anthology Submission MousePrints Publishing, The Unknown Writers of the Antelope Valley, and WORD AV, the Antelope Valley Literacy Coalition, now officially opens the submission process for the 2010 Antelope Valley Anthology.
Submissions may be prose or poetry. Poetry may be no more than 100 lines per poem. No more than five poems may be entered. The poems may be any form.
Prose submissions may be in the form of short fiction, creative non-fiction, essays, or reportage. Prose submissions may not be longer than 5000 Words. Prose Submissions must be in standard format—12 point type, double-spaced in Times New Roman or some equivalent font. No “Strange” fonts will be accepted.
Poetry may be single spaced. All submissions must come as Rich Text Format (rtf) attachments to e mail. No paper/hard copies will be accepted.
All submissions must be marked with contributors name, mailing address, phone number, e mail address, and word count. Pages must be numbered. No submission will be accepted without name, address, phone number and word count.
Submissions will be accepted from 1 January, 2010 through 31 May, 2010.
All submissions will be acknowledged. Those submissions chosen for inclusion in the Anthology will receive one free copy of the anthology, a small token payment in money, and a gift from MousePrints Publishing. Also, those included in the Anthology will receive a continuing 50% discount on copies of the Anthology in which their submission appears. THE EDITORIAL COMMITTEE FOR THE 7TH ANTELOPE VALLEY ANTHOLOGY