Local Color, stories by Western Massachusetts senior citizens about life as they remember it, celebrates ten years in print this year! If you’re 65 years old or older, live in Franklin, Hampshire or Hampden counties of Western Massachusetts, or have lived in those counties in the past, you’re invited to submit a true story from your life to Local Color #10.
There’s a 1500 word limit. No poems, please. Send your story via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) in the body of the email, or as an MS Word attachment. OR you can send a hard copy (handwritten is OK) to:
PO Box 116
Montague, MA 01351
Deadline is March 15, 2008 and the publication date is June 1, 2008. Feel free to invite friends to send their stories, too. Authors retain all copyright for their stories. Authors receive one free copy of the book and can buy additional copies at a discount.