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Breena Clarke here.


I’m calling out for an exciting project forthcoming in a popular literary series. Chicken Soup for the Soul is thrilled to announce a new title for Black women writers, publishing

June 1, 2021. 


I’m really pleased to serve as a coauthor, along with

Amy Newmark, for this new Chicken Soup for the Soul publication


"Chicken Soup For The Soul -  “I’m Speaking Now: Black Women Share Their Truth in 101 Stories of Love, Courage and Hope.

So, I’m calling out directly to the strong and diverse community of Black Women WritersNow is the time for Black Women to tell our story in all of its complexity. 2020 is the time, and this is the place for the deeply personal essay, the intelligent commentary, wryly or wildly humorous takes own modern life or the narrative witness to history.


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The deadline for Story and Poem submissions is JANUARY 15, 2021 but submissions will be reviewed as they come in. So please, DON'T wait until the deadline. 


Please submit to this collection. Please answer this call.  Let us speak now about our beauty and our ugly, our sweet and our fraught, our boiling and our simmering.

Here is the link for submission of Story and Poems


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