The Great Lakes Book Project is looking for submissions from anyone who has a story to tell. It can be happy, it can be sad, it can be a memory that you’re worried will fade away if it’s not passed on; whatever it is, we are eager to help you share it with the world. Please e-mail (as attachments) finished and editited creative non-fiction about The Great Lakes Region (500-5000 words) to The deadline for submissions is August 15th and, in addition to being printed at a regional press and sold in local book stores, a portion of the proceeds will go towards the preserving the Great Lakes.

If what you’ve written is chosen to be published, you will recieve your own copy of the book, estimated to be finished by early December 2012.