Paul and Sheila have shared many years of happy marriage together. Aging and illness challenge their independence. Can they move past their fears and take one small step toward a better life?
“ A lovely play, encompassing a couple's entire history and future in 10 minutes. The characters and dialogue are so real, the story heartbreaking but hopeful. "One Small Step" would be a great addition to any short play festival. ”- Jackie Martin, New Play Exchange
Calling All Writers invites you to submit your fiction, poetry, plays and essays. All entries receive a copy of the anthology. Winners in each category will be published in the anthology, "Where Did Everybody Go?". First prize winners in each category will receive an additional prize of $25!
Explore all aspects of life before, during, and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Send us works that reflect this time of struggle, endurance, resilience, humor, and joy. Here are the themes:
Life (self-awareness, acceptance, solace, wisdom)
Nature (animals, gardens)
Relationships (loneliness, love, loss, solitude, changing perspectives)