Shared Voices, A New Writers' Collection

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Since 2001, Gorge Literacy has been publishing Shared Voices, an annual collection of writings by Columbia Gorge Community College (CGCC) student authors. Click here to view editions of Shared Voices.

Become a Published Author

  • Deadline: PASSED for 2021.  You may submit for the 2022 volume at this time.
  • Must be enrolled in one of these CGCC Adult Education Programs: ESOL, GED, Gorge Literacy or Writing 90.
  • Written within the last year, 1000 words maximum.
  • Teachers and tutors may help.
  • Spanish writings welcome.
  • What to submit: Poems, letters, recipes, journal entries, stories, song lyrics.
  • Topic ideas: Family, holidays, school, feelings, relationships, travel, pets, work, really anything!
  • Published authors receive a free copy of Shared Voices.

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Submit Your Writing

Type or upload your writing below or mail or deliver to Gorge Literacy.

If you would like to submit your writing anonymously, just type "anonymous" in this space. Otherwise, please type your name as you would like it to appear in Shared Voices.
Please include your mailing address so we can send you an invitation to the book release event, or send you a free copy of Shared Voices if you are not able to attend.
To avoid losing your work, compose your writing using a word processing program, then copy and paste the text here.

Maximum 1,000 words