Thanks to Abbie Johnson Taylor and her committee members: Marilyn Brandt Smith, Lillian Way, Valerie Moreno, and Cleora Boyd for all of your hard work.The determination of guidelines and the selection of winners required a great deal of time and consideration.
Read stories from or about the past in “Looking back.” The characters presented in “Coming to Terms” will stay with you when you are finished reading.As always, “From a Different Perspective” is full of surprises, and we have a great mix of poems in “The Melting Pot.” I would like to give a big thanks to all of the committee members and to Marilyn Brandt Smith, Jason Smith and John Weidlich for your hard work and support throughout the production process.He never tried to rein in my enthusiasm or to control me.He made me feel very special and loved for who I really was.Innovative techniques for better writing as well as publication success stories are welcome. Make your donation through Pay Pal (see magnetsandladders.org) or by check by March/September 1. Final author approval and review is necessary if changes are needed beyond punctuation, grammar, and sentence or paragraph structure.
Content will include many genres, with limited attention to the disability theme. 100-word promotional information is due by February/August 15. We will not change titles, beginnings, endings, dialog, poetic lines, the writer’s voice, or the general tone without writer collaboration.
The In 1970, over the Thanksgiving holiday, Curtis and I became engaged.
Curt was the first young man I had dated that understood my need to be independent and make my own choices.
Writers with disabilities may submit up to three selections per issue.
Deadlines are February 15 for the Spring/Summer issue, and August 15 for the Fall/winter issue.
As a memorial to Bobbi La Chance Bubier, the Behind Our Eyes group held a romance contest this spring.