Call for Personal Essays Set in Western Pennsylvania
This edited collection seeks 3,5000-word narratives and non-fiction essays rooted in Western Pennsylvania for a book that is under contract. A strong sense of place is required to be considered for possible publication. We seek essays from Pennsylvania residents and/or those who have a connection to specific locales in Pennsylvania.
Stories set in the followings locales will be considered:
Also a part of Western PA are the counties of Beaver, Butler, Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Greene, Jefferson, Lawrence , McKean, Mercer, Venango and Warren.
Interested writers should send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org expressing interest by February 25. 500-word excerpts will be due by March 15. Final manuscripts will be due in May.