Blue Cedar Press invites submissions for its forthcoming anthology about love, love in its many forms. [Nothing pornographic, please, as this is for a general trade audience.] Submissions may be moving, funny, inspirational, reflective and the judges will select those to be included based on creativity, writing techniques and captivating content. Judges will select the best entry for each genre. The winners will receive $50 plus 3 copies of the book. Entries selected for inclusion in the anthology will receive a free copy of the book. THIS CONTEST IS EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 1. PUBLICATION JUNE 15.

Manuscripts should be doublespaced, 12 font, Times New Roman. Add a page at the end with a short bio (50 words) and your name and contact information.  TO SUBMIT:

STEP 1: Go to SHOP and Click on the category you are entering (PINK thumbnails with hearts). That will take you to where you pay with credit card or PayPal.

STEP 2: EMAIL your submission to In SUBJECT LINE key in “CONTEST: Short Story” or “CONTEST: Memoir” or CONTEST:  Poetry.” SEND.

We accept simultaneous submissions as long as you inform us if your r submission is accepted by another publication, in which case we expect you to also provide us with exactly how it should be cited should we also accept it. You would contact Blue Cedar Press at