#MuslimYouthRising: Call for Submissions!


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LoveinshAllah.com Call For Submissions: #MuslimYouthRising

Format:  Non-fiction, fiction, poetry, and art, including multimedia work

Deadline: All submissions must be emailed to stories@loveinshAllah.com by July 1, 2014.


This August, LoveInshallah.com is celebrating Muslim youth perspectives (18 -25 years old) for Muslim Youth Rising.

We want to hear your ideas in essays (600 – 1,200 words), fiction, poetry, art and multimedia (video, audio, new media) on topics including:

  • Love
  • Faith
  • Marriage
  • Mosque/community cultures
  • Family
  • Your place in the world
  • Your hopes and dreams for the future
  • What you wish you could tell your parents

Tell us about the issues that are important to you. You may use a pen name if you wish. We want to hear from all perspectives, including orthodox, secular & cultural Muslims across sects, races, ethnicities, and sexual orientations.

Don’t worry if your submission isn’t perfect – we will mentor you through the process as needed. Send us your drafts and we will help them take flight!

Show us the world from your perspective. Share the issues you think adults need to know about. Teach us. You are the future and we are all ears!

Email drafts to stories [AT] loveinshAllah DOT com by July 1st for publication in August 2014.


#MuslimYouthRising: A partnership between LoveinshAllah.com, Muslimah Montage, Coming of Faith, The Muslim Story, and story & chai.