Soul Writes By Muslim Canadian Women


This is a call for submissions for an upcoming project, the anthology Soul Writes by Muslim Canadian Women. Muslim Canadian women writers, age12-90 years young, are encouraged to submit entries on what it means to be a Muslim women living in Canada. Entries focusing on the following themes are especially encourage:

  • Courage
  • Patience and Trust
  • Love
  • Dealing with loss, despair and tragedy
  • Overcoming fear
  • Faith and spirituality within a Canadian context

Submission Guidelines Details

  • Email all submissions both as word doc and pasted in the content of your email to
  • Maximum 5000 words
  • Include a 2-3 sentence biography
  • All submission entires must adhere to Islamic guidelines; thus any writing which includes vulgarity or explicit depictions of sex will not be included.
  • Submissions due April 15, 2015


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