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Mil-Writers Guild Announces 2018 "Why We Write" Anthology

Independent publisher Middle West Press LLC, in partnership with Military Writers Guild, seeks 750- to 2,000-word personal, creative, craft, and/or research essays for a 200+ page trade paperback anthology to be published in September 2018.

Deadline is Jan. 15, 2018. Submissions can be made electronically via Submittable here:

The working title and theme of the anthology is “Why We Write,” and will regard how individual military-writing practitioners promote professional and/or popular discourse, while engaging audiences and creating communities through military topics, themes, milieu, or history.

Established in 2015, Military Writers Guild is an international group of writers who “advocate, collaborate, and promote” military writing in all its forms, including literary and genre fiction, non-fiction, poetry, journalism, and more.

“MWG's mission has always been about fostering high-quality writing about the military and war in whateve…

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