We Are Seeking Submissions For
5th MYSTERY WRITERS IN THE MAUSOLEUM
7 pm-8:30 pm Thursday, October 25, 2018
Themes include: Suspense, Who-Dun-It, Supernatural (vampires, goblins, ghosts, etc.)
Sonoma County writers are invited to submit short stories (including flash and micro-fiction), folktales (including ghost stories), or creative non-fiction for our annual reading. Designed for all ages, this October event, sponsored by FolkHeart Press and hosted by Santa Rosa Memorial Park is held in the park’s Alaskan Marble Odd Fellows Mausoleum located at 1900 Franklin Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA.
- Work should take up to but NO MORE than 8 minutes to read aloud .
- Email submission as word document or pdf by September 28, 2018 to Folk@FolkHeartPress.com .
- Selected writers will be notified by October 5, 2018.
- If selected, please be prepared to provide author jpeg photo and brief bio (including website or Facebook link) for promotional purposes.
Lighting will be provided by kerosene lamp and/or LED lanterns.
Bright luminaries line the entrance and lighting inside the Alaskan marbled room creates a “mystic yet mysterious” feel.
The readers are diverse in their story telling, ranging from reading of novel, short stories, original dirges and dramatic readings of such classic works as Frankenstein and Tell Tale Heart.
As Santa Rosa Memorial Park's General Manager Timothy Mahoney noted, this was a great way to showcase some of
County’s literary talent, and give a
real Halloween spook to our fellow residents. Sonoma