May Prose Prompt: Someone is trapped in an old root cellar. There’s food, and a water source (a well pump, or drip, or something), but no way to escape.
May Poetry Prompt: Write a poem about warmth.
Stories and poems for May should be submitted by the May 31st, 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org. One poem and one story will be chosen for publication in an anthology at the end of the year, and also in our monthly newsletter. Authors will receive a flat fee of $20 per poem or story we choose to publish, plus one print and one ebook copy of the year-end anthology. Items submitted must be original, unpublished works, however we only ask for non-exclusive perpetual rights to publish the work in one monthly newsletter, and in the 2018 year-end anthology.
Prose submissions are limited to 1000 words max, and poetry submissions to 500 words max.