Welcome to the Love Letter Collection, a collection of anonymous love letters submitted by the public since 2001. Letters are selected three times a year by the project director and guest editors. For love letter excerpts and updates on new collections join us on facebook or twitter.
NEWS On July 15 there was a Love Letter Collection reading featuring Ellis Avery, Christopher Bram, Douglas A. Martin, Sam McKinniss, and Jeanine Oleson. The event was curated by Claire Barliant in conjuction with the NYC film festival "Dirty Looks: On Location" and included films by Su Friedrich and the Kuchar Brothers
SUBMIT using the link on the top of the page. Your love can be a fantasy love, unrequited love, impossible love, naive love, hopeful love, frustrated love, obsessed love, new love, old love or lost love. Current submissions will be considered for the Fall 2013 collection, edited by artist Sam McKinniss.
ANONYMITY theirs: Replace names and nicknames with underlined spaces, and remove
identifying characteristics, such as places and dates, or they will be
removed for you. yours: The submission form
on this site is anonymous. All letters are posted anonymously, regardless
of how they are submitted. Identities won't be disclosed, even if they
SELECTION The editor will select a group of letters to be published on the main collection page, with a group of runner-up letters published on a second page. The editor will title your letter. We usually accept about 2/3 of all submissions.
CYNTHIA GRAY is the project director. See other collaborative projects at collectiveexeperience.org, follow her writing @todaysmessage and contact her via gray AT collectiveexperience.org.