StoryShelter, the social space to share life’s stories, is collecting personal essays (400-800 words) for an e-book called “I Am Here: The Untold Stories of Everyday People.”
Answer any question on their website (like, “What is the most difficult challenge you’ve faced in your lifetime? How did you overcome it? and “What was your most memorable birthday?”) with your personal story and you could be included.
Multiple submissions accepted, only one entry per person will be chosen.
Writers chosen will receive a copy of the book. Deadline: October, 31st, 2014.
Submission guidelines: http://www.storyshelter.com/blog/get-your-story-published/