Deadline Approaches for Short Story Collection

The deadline for submitting a story to be considered for the Halifax Explosion 100th Anniversary Short Story collection is one week away. Stories can be emailed (quartercastle@bellaliant.net) up until Friday March 31st 11:59 pm or postmark-dated March 31st.

The goal of the fictional short story collection is to pay tribute to the many victims, survivors and heroes who emerged from the disaster, to remember their stories and to educate readers further on the life-changing event of the twin cities of Halifax and Dartmouth.

To learn more, visit Call for Submissions.

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Halifax Explosion: Names of the Time

Halifax Explosion Short Story Collection

Names. We all have them. Every character in a book who wants to be remembered has one. It might be Susan O’Toole or Frederick Butler or Dino, but readers need a name, a handle to use when they talk about their most favourite and least favourite characters.

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