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SILVER BIRCH PRESS

BUKOWSKI ANTHOLOGY

GUIDELINES

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR: Poetry and prose ABOUT Charles Bukowski – as well as artwork and photography with Buk as the subject.

WHY: People around the world feel a personal connection to Bukowski – a great writer and fascinating, unique individual who has inspired countless poems, stories, and paintings. We’d like to capture some of the work he’s inspired in the BUKOWSKI ANTHOLOGY.

PAYMENT: As payment, each contributor will receive one paperback and one Kindle version of the anthology. Contributors retain all rights to their work—and grant Silver Birch Press one-time use of the material.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: July 15, 2013

RELEASE DATE August 16, 2013

TYPES OF MATERIAL (AGAIN, ONLY POETRY & PROSE ABOUT BUKOWSKI):

  • Poems (you decide how many to send – but all must be ABOUT Bukowski)
  • Short stories (up to 2,000 words)
  • Novel excerpts (up to 2,000 words)
  • Essays (up to 2,000 words)
  • Creative nonfiction (up to 2,000 words)
  • Short plays or screenplays (performance pieces up to 10 pages in length)

HOW TO SUBMIT: Contact us through the “contact us” page at silverbirchpress.com and we will send you an email.

Cover art by Mark Erickson and Birgit Zartl