Submissions will be accepted through Monday, October 12th.  Drop off submissions to the Lenski Children’s Center in the main branch downtown, email lperenic@ccpl.lib.oh.us with “Ink from the Heart” in the subject line, or mail to:

Clark County Public Library - Lenski Center

201 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, Ohio 45506

A parent/legal guardian signature is required for those under 18 in order to be considered.

Submission Form

Submit as many original pieces as you would like. Materials submitted must be no larger than 8x10 and may be reproduced/reduced due to space limitations. Short stories and poems must not exceed 300 words. Reviews should be no more than two paragraphs. All written materials should be in 10 point font. Copies of original artwork are acceptable. Every effort will be made to make original artwork available to be picked up at a later date.

Entrants will be notified if chosen and there will be an opening reception on Thursday, November 5th @ 6pm in the Gaier Room for teens and their peers. The magazine will be available to view online and some print copies will be available at each branch.

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