Hi Ya’ll and welcome to FWA Collections 2017.

This year, you have the option to upload your story and your photo within this entry form. Please be sure you have both ready to upload at the end of this form.

Please use a separate entry form for each entry.

Please be sure your upload document is named the same as work title. [Example: Story Title-336 words. Or Poem Title-28 lines.]

Head-shot picture only needs to upload with one entry.

  • Be sure to put your author information at the top left of your story/poem. See guidelines, #6.
  • Head-shot picture name must be named to match authors name. Ex: if author name is Sara Smith, please name photo as SaraSmithPhoto.jpg
    • (If unsure, contact Writers Group Leaders or Larry Kokko at fwa.secretary@gmail.com)
    • Word count/poem line count. Do not include title.* Story maximum 1,200 words. Poem maximum 50 lines.
    • 50 words Max
    • Uploads: If submitting two entries, head-shot picture need be uploaded with only one of the two submissions.
    • a. Story/poem: Microsoft users: Only Word document (.doc or .docx) files. Only MAC users may use PDF (.pdf) files, if they cannot use Word document files.
    • i. For stories only: Format must be Times New Roman, 12 point, justified. First line indent ¼”. Twenty four point (24 pt) line spacing throughout story. Do not add additional spacing to the single or double spaced lines, between paragraphs, or above and below asterisks. Use three (3) asterisks, centered on line, for time breaks (do not add spaces between the three asterisks).
    • ii. For poems only: Format must be Times New Roman, 12 point, flush left. Poems may be double spaced (24 pt) or single spaced (12 pt) with one added paragraph space between stanzas. Do not add additional spacing to single or double line spacing. Do not use asterisks.
    • b. Head-shot picture. JPEG format only. Color or black and white acceptable. Please Upload one story and one photo.
    • Drag and drop your document or click Select file and navigate to your local folder to select document.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, doc, docx, pdf.
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