Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Call for Submissions - Re-Membering with Goddess: Healing the Patriarchal Perpetuation of Trauma


Girl God Books is accepting submissions for our upcoming Anthology of women’s writing: Re-Membering with Goddess: Healing the Patriarchal Perpetuation of Trauma.

We invite writings and art about experiences of trauma as a result of patriarchy and/or the impact of patriarchy on existing trauma and how Goddess in any form has supported their healing journey.

Personal essays or accounts (up to 2,000 words), academic papers, poetry, prayers, and art are welcome.

Themes to consider in your submissions might include:
  • Overcoming trauma with Goddess help
  • HOW Goddess supports trauma resolution
  • Goddess Spirituality and trauma
  • Trauma healing and Goddess embodiment
  • Patriarchy and trauma
  • How patriarchy perpetuates trauma

Edited by Kay Turner, Trista Hendren and Pat Daly
Cover Art by Kat Shaw

Scheduled publication: 2022

Submission Guidelines:
Please send your finished piece in a Word document. Calibri size 12 font is preferred. Please do not use any fancy formatting or fonts as it creates a lot more work on our end. Make sure to spell check before your submission.

Art should be sent in high resolution as a JPG. You may submit more than one piece for consideration, but due to the volume of submissions, please only send your best work.

Please also include a bio under 150 words.

Please send your submissions to submissions@girlgod.org by October 31, 2021 with the book title in your subject line. Please note that we cannot accommodate any late submissions or corrections.