Resolute Publishing and BLF Press want previously unpublished short stories fromBlack women who identify as lesbian for Lez Talk II: A Collection of Black Lesbian Short Fiction. Stories should be 2–5K words, with up to two submissions per writer. Deadline is July 31, 2017. Payment is $25 and a print copy of the anthology.
We seek stories that:
- Cross a range of fictional genres (e.g., romance, speculative, mystery, humor, horror, coming-of-age).
- Merge the themes of Black and lesbian; affirm the interconnectedness of race+gender+sexual orientation; express how Black America/America experiences our race+gender+sexual orientation.
- Explore new subjects and aspects of our experiences.
- Showcase the uniqueness and beauty of Black lesbian love/lives.
- Push the boundaries of storytelling in a wonderfully written way.
Find complete submission details and formatting guidelines at Lambda Literary
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