Admissions to the anthology will be selected by an independent judging panel in the categories of Youth (15 & under), Young Adult (16 to 18) and Adult (18+).
Short story submissions are limited to 2,000 words or less while poetry should be limited to one page.
Please send all submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 31st with “HEART Submission” in the subject line. Winners will be published in the anthology to benefit HEART Animal Rescue. The theme is rescued animals.
There will be a pet photo contest in conjunction with the anthology with winning photos being painted by Robin Wiesneth of A Brush With Humor. 100% of the proceeds from the paintings are going directly to HEART Animal Rescue. More details on that to be announced.
Additional prizes, rules and promotions may be announced and are subject to change.