Life in the Time is seeking original content in the form of stories, thoughts, ideas, on how people are dealing with the Coronovirus, and its impact such as self-isolation and quarantine.
Creative Content can be in any of these formats: written, oral, visual, and video.
We encourage all types of Creative content EXCEPT those that are offensive or are promotional (advertisement).
All submissions will be through a form on the website. The content curators will review, accept and publish content as long as it adheres to the submission guidelines. Contributors will be notified by email of our decision within a reasonable time.
By submitting work for considerations, contributors are accepting responsibility that they are the original authors of the work, or have permission to share someone else’s work.
If contributors submit work that includes someone else’s creativity, the original author needs to be acknowledged in order to comply with copyright regulations. Contributors should follow MIT Creative Commons.
Details on formats of content:
We accept works of Fiction/ Non-fiction/ Poetry in English and Spanish.
Please upload the file on our form. The total word count is 500 words max. Use black, 12-point, Times New Roman as the font; set alignment to left justified.
Text file size should be 10 MB or less.
Photo / Art
Please upload the file that contains photo/art/ mural on our form.
If you are uploading someone else’s work, please acknowledge copyright as applicable.
File size should be 10 MB or less.
File must have a max duration of 3 to 5 mins.
Remixed music allowed as long as the proper copyright is acknowledged.
The file must be uploaded on an Audio sharing platform such as SoundCloud or BandCamp, etc. Please put the URL on our form.
File must have a max duration of 1 to 2 mins.
Sampling is allowed as long as the proper copyright is acknowledged.
The file must be uploaded on a Video sharing platform such as YouTube or Vimeo, etc. Please put the URL on our form.