Participate in Shorelines, a collaborative project on writing and reciting, focussed on the dividing line between land and water..

How does it work?

You can participate as a writer, by writing and submitting a text, poetry or prose, of under 250 words.

You can also participate by reciting a submitted text and recording your submission, either as audio, or video.

Both writers and reciters can submit images connected to their work.

Are there limitations?


  • Your submitted text has to be 250 words or less.
  • You can only submit work that you have the right to distribute. So, you can not submit copyrighted texts or images. Unless you hold the rights.
  • By participating, you make your submitted work available under a Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial license. This basically means others can use your work, on the condition they credit you, and that they do not use your work commercially.
  • We might remove submissions we think are inappropriate.

How do I start?

Just follow the prompts below.

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