How to get your story published

Four things to try when your creative nonfiction story gets rejected No one likes getting their story rejected from a literary magazine, but it can be difficult to know what to change and revise in the hopes of getting it published.  Most often, because of the number of stories they receive, literary magazines will sendContinue reading “How to get your story published”

Release of our Autumnal Equinox 2022 Collection

Autumnal Equinox 2022 Collection – Read it here The Fall Equinox is a time of transition; it is an acknowledgment that all things change. The vibrancy of life inevitably cycles through age, death, decomposition, feeding and inspiring the life and energy that inevitably comes next. This realization of mortality, this honoring of our transient nature,Continue reading “Release of our Autumnal Equinox 2022 Collection”

“Fresh Eyes” Contest and Ongoing Open Review and Feedback for Creative Nonfiction

Hello COALESCE Community friends! We are happy to be announcing two exciting opportunities for creative nonfiction writers. Behold, the bag of goodies! “Fresh Eyes and Renewed Perspectives” Creative Nonfiction Contest We are looking for outstanding creative nonfiction pieces 2750 words or less that reflect on seeing something, someone, or a situation with “fresh eyes” orContinue reading ““Fresh Eyes” Contest and Ongoing Open Review and Feedback for Creative Nonfiction”

Now Offering! COALESCE Co-Creators Circle Workshops

Share, spread, and strengthen the creative life force in all of us. We are more than a literary magazine. We are a collaborative, creative and compassionate community. We care about your dreams, your goals, your vision for your highest self. Co-creating is a beautiful life-giving process. Have you felt excited and inspired by a visionContinue reading “Now Offering! COALESCE Co-Creators Circle Workshops”

Submissions open for Summer Solstice 2022 Collection & some LitMag Love

We are very excited to announce that our submission window for the Summer Solstice 2022 Collection of personal human stories is now open! Please view our Submissions page for information and submit via Submittable. We are looking forward to connecting with you and reading your story! Submission window closes June 1, 2022. Friends at TheContinue reading “Submissions open for Summer Solstice 2022 Collection & some LitMag Love”

Sharing our first publication – the Spring Equinox 2022 Collection

Our first collection of human stories features creative non-fiction, poetry, and a photo essay, which explore themes of loss, grief, aging, abuse, relationships, healing, transformation, love, hope, identity, culture, and belonging. Our contributors range from individuals who have won awards and are already well-established to emerging writers. Part of the beauty of this endeavor isContinue reading “Sharing our first publication – the Spring Equinox 2022 Collection”