Patient. Care-giver. Kin.

  • Submissions close 31st December 2019.
  • Please submit 2,000-3,000 words of prose that is either fiction or creative non-fiction/auto-fiction. The entry must be written from the point of view of:
    • The Patient
    • The Care-giver (e.g. nurse, doctor, midwife, physiotherapist, family/unpaid carer or other).
    • Kin e.g. family, friend.
  • Please submit your work and a cover letter both as MS Word documents to OR via Submittable
  • In the cover letter please include the word-count and from which point of view you are writing. Also include a brief biography including any previous publications or prizes (although these are not essential).
  • Please submit as A4 size 12 point Times New Roman font and 1.5 line spacing.
  • Two entries per person will be accepted.
  • International submissions are welcome.
  • If selected for publication in the anthology authors will be paid $AUD100 per piece.
  • Please read all Terms and Conditions before submission.






Artwork © Melanie van Kessel 2018
commissioned for Signs of Life Anthology