Announcements of writing contests with deadlines beyond April 1 and October 1 respectively are welcome. If you would like to have an excerpt of your book published in an issue of “Magnets and Ladders”, please submit a chapter or section of your book to [email protected] If your work is selected for inclusion in a future “Behind Our Eyes” project, you will be notified; your approval and final review will be required.The word count for book excerpt submissions should not exceed twenty-five hundred words. To insure we can contact you regarding future projects, please keep us updated if your Email address changes. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization enhancing the opportunities for writers with disabilities.Please cite previous publisher and/or notify if work is accepted elsewhere. Paste your submission and bio into the body of your email or attach in Microsoft Word format.
Biographies may be up to 100 words in length, and should be written in third-person.All verifications of products or services provided are the responsibility of our readers. “Behind Our Eyes, a Second Look” is available at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and other booksellers, and in E-book format on Amazon Kindle. Several members of our group meet by moderated teleconference twice monthly to hear speakers; share work for critique; or receive tips on accessibility, publication, and suggested areas of interest.It is also available in recorded format from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. Our mailing list is a low-traffic congenial place to share work in progress; learn about submission requests; and to ask and answer writing questions.As a memorial to Bobbi La Chance Bubier, the Behind Our Eyes group held a romance contest this spring.The contest winners will be featured in the first section of this edition of .
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