The Power of Stories for Good
We’re authors Jae Mazer and Jessica Raney. We love to write and we love to read. We also love equality and compassionate activism. We formed LDM Publishing to use our stories to help others dedicated to positive social change. Our themed publications will benefit charities and will feature talented writers who share our passion and want to make the world a better place one word at a time.
Open Your Mouth
Publication: COMING SOON MARCH 2022
Benefiting: The National Women’s Law Center
“All you have to do, I tell myself, is keep your mouth shut and look stupid. It shouldn’t be that hard.” ― Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale
Women’s rights have been trampled and stamped on and we have something to say about it. We are quite sure you do as well. So we have decided to compile a collection of flash fiction under the theme of PROGRESSIVE SOCIAL CHANGE, with the specific focus on WOMEN’S RIGHTS. This book will be published in ebook format and trade paperback under the LDM Publishing imprint, with the release date set for March 2022—Women’s History Month. 100% of the profits from this anthology will go to The National Women’s Law Center.
A Place to Dance Together
Submissions Open January 21, 2022
Publication: JUNE 2022
Benefiting: The Trevor Project
“When all Americans are treated as equal, no matter who they are or whom they love, we are all more free.” – President Barack Obama
We believe that everyone must be allowed to live their lives openly and free from discrimination regardless of their sexual orientation. We celebrate the LGBTI+ Community by publishing the anthology, “A Place to Dance Together.” This book will be published in ebook format and trade paperback under the LDM Publishing imprint with the release date set for June 2022–Pride Month. 100% of the profits from this anthology will go to The Trevor Project.
A Place to Dance Together
-Length: Short fiction 3000 words max. Poetry and Literary Non-Fiction also considered.
Standard Manuscript Format
Payment: $5 per story, one-time payment
The story must feature a strong LGBTI+ main character. We’re looking for unique and interesting stories that subvert stereotypes and celebrate our LGBTI+ Community.
-We are seeking GENRE FICTION. That includes horror, science fiction, fantasy, or speculative fiction.-
100% of the profits from this anthology will go to The Trevor Project.
-Author must have full rights to the story-
-Six-months exclusive rights-
Submission window: January 21st to April 01st, 2022. Please send your submissions to Jae Mazer at firstname.lastname@example.org. The subject line should read A PLACE TO DANCE/Author name/Title. Once the submission window closes on April 01st, you can expect to hear back from us by May 01st. We can’t wait to read your words!