Call for submissions: Stories of Peace between Russia and Ukraine!

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Formatting Guidelines 

Length: 300-3000 words.
Send stories to: iridescent words emerge at gmail dot com. Times New Roman, double spaced, 12 point, British spelling. 
If we gather enough suitable submissions, we will publish them in an anthology! 

Iridescent Words seeks flash fiction and stories that envision peace between these two countries. How could the conflict be resolved?

 

What would it look like if soldiers lay down their arms? 


How can ordinary people on either side of the border help each other during a time of conflict?


How can the lives of people affected by the conflict improve as they overcome it? 


What acts of kindness could improve the lives of refugees? 


How can one person have an impact in creating peace? 


Stories can be set during any time in history or in a future in which this conflict is already resolved.


We want positive and hopeful stories with minimal violence. 
Stories with a speculative or magical element are welcome!