*** New submission date. Please spread the word so that survivors and friends know that we are still accepting stories. Thanks.

Anthology Submissions-Survivor Stories


Seeking submissions from survivors, friends and families of survivors for a new anthology about sexual abuse. Send in your stories about family, friendship, journeys, support, the system, histories/herstories, what helped or didn't help, culture, gender issues, living beyond pain and with pain, grief, hope, body issues, work, children, sexual orientation, survival, the justice and social service systems and anything else you want to share.

Please send your story or stories to:

Joanne Vannicola

c/o Youth Out Loud 283 Danforth Avenue, Suite #388, Toronto, Ontario, M4K 1N2

Submissions can be any length up to 7500 words, including poetry, short stories, prose or essays.

Submissions are open to all ages. If under the age of 18, you must have a legal guardian sign a permission to print form.

All writers must sign a permission to print form. Contact Joanne and she will e-mail the submission form for you to print out and sign to send in with your submission.

Please send a photocopy of your original work. Submissions cannot be returned.

DEADLINE: June 1st/2008.

Please check in with Joanne Vannicola for updates and please feel free to contact her if you have any questions.