- moving family stories about little children, 1200 words
- long reads, 2500 words
- Twist in the Tale, 1400-1600, especially light-hearted themes
- Coffee Break tales, 700 words, especially light-hearted themes
- Romance, either 1200 words or 2000 words, once again, light-hearted themes most welcome
Please note that Liz can still only accept short stories from writers who have already had stories published by My Weekly. (This does NOT apply to articles or pocket novels however - those are open to all writers.)
One submission a month please. Include a 30-word My Inspiration piece.
Liz says she's had lots of positive feedback from readers about the quality of fiction in My Weekly, which is lovely to hear. She will send a critique on all submissions from those previously published, but it may take some time before you hear from her, so be patient.
So, there we are, get writing those light-hearted themes! But be careful, light-hearted does not mean light weight. Don't fall into the trivial trap, ensure your story still means something. (That last bit is my interpretation, by the way.)
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