GCWA PO Box 4808

Biloxi, MS 3953

The Fifth “Afternoon Tales” Fiction and Poetry Collection
Topic: Mississippi Stories and Poetry
Fiction: Maximum 4000 words
Length: Poetry as desired
Payment: $10 per accepted poem, $25 per accepted story
– Payment made on publication –All contributing authors will receive one free copy of the book and 50% discount on any additional copies. Contributors do NOT need to be members of GCWA.
All submissions must be the sole work of the contributing author.

Previously published work is not eligible. First publishing rights required, all rights then revert to the author.

The first deadline is May 31, 2016.

Deadline Extended to August 31, 2016 11:59 PM

Estimated publication date, December 1, 2016
Send contributions as .doc or .docx attachments to