Become a Published Author

01/27/2011 10:43

You could have your work published in The Seventh Annual Adult Learner Essay Book!  TLC Online is proud to announce  the launch of the Florida Adult and Family Literacy Resource Center Annual Adult Learner Writing Campaign.  We want you to submit original short stories, poems or autobiographical narratives to be included in a published book that will debut at the 2011 Florida Literacy Conference. Submit your story, poem or autobiographical narrative essay to:

Linda Pruitt  - 

Tim West  -

Maritza Barrios –

The purpose of the book is to allow adult learners the opportunity to build confidence while also improving their reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Submissions should be no longer than two pages (500 words).  Only one submission per adult learner is allowed. Each author who is included will be invited to the Florida Literacy Conference and will also receive a free copy of the book. Free copies of the book will also be made available to all literacy organizations.

The Writing Topics Are:

My Experience in Adult Education
A Turning Point in My Life
My Goals and Ambitions
What Learning English Means to Me
My Favorite Place
How Life at Home Differs from Life in the U.S.
Someone or Something I Admire
Personal Story

Deadline for submissions: Friday, Feb. 11, 2011