Want to submit to the 2nd edition of the book? You can do so here.
Book Launch during Indie Author Day Celebrations, October 13, 2018, sponsored by the PG Library.

Three ways to submit by July 1, 2018


WRITE YOUR PERSONAL OR BUSINESS STORY BELOW. Write, or copy and paste from another document, the entire contents of your story (100-500 words), fill out the required fields, and click “Submit.” That’s all there is to it!


Download the PERSONAL STORIES FOR LIFE IN PACIFIC GROVE, print out, fill out and send via snail-mail to:

Download the BUSINESS, NON-PROFIT, OTHER ORGANIZATION STORIES FOR LIFE IN PACIFIC GROVE, print out, fill out and send via snail-mail to:

Life in Pacific Grove
P.O. Box 722
Pacific Grove, CA 93950


Email your 100 to 500-word personal or business story, as a Word.doc attachment, to Life in Pacific Grove. Please include the following:

  • Your name as you’d like it to appear in the book
  • A 5-word description of who you are
  • Your written agreement to the terms and conditions on this page

Please write or copy and paste the entire contents of your story (100-500 words) in the field below.

Online Submission Form:
* indicates required field
In the format (XXX) XXX-XXXX

In 5 words or less, give us your job title, your role in life, or how you would describe yourself to the public.
Terms and conditions are next to the form on this page.

Acceptable file types: pdf,gif,jpg,jpeg,png.
Maximum file size: 3mb.


I hereby consent to and authorize the use and reproduction, in print or electronic format by Park Place Publications or anyone authorized by Park Place Publications, of any and all stories and photographs which have been submitted for use in the book, blogs, and website for Life in Pacific Grove and for Stories of America, and for any publicity purpose for said books, without compensation. I authorize the right of Park Place Publications to edit my stories for grammar, spelling, factual accuracy and for any space limitations, and to reject submissions that do not fit the intent or are not suitable for a general audience. By submitting stories and photos, I agree to these terms for publication and marketing of Life in Pacific Grove and Stories of America.


By submitting stories, you agree to these terms and conditions for publication and marketing.