General Guidelines and Information for All Submissions

  • Submissions are welcomed continuously and the journal is published quarterly.
  • Accepted work might also be displayed in the Featured Work section of our website. 
  • All submissions must be previously unpublished. We consider works posted to social media sites, blogs, or forums to be published. 
  • Simultaneous submissions are welcome. Please let us know if your work is accepted elsewhere. You are always welcome to withdraw an individual piece, rather than the entire submission. 
  • Please visit our website prior to submitting. Valuable insight into what we are seeking is available there.
  • Poetry submissions should contain 3-5 poems, with each poem on a new page, not to exceed five pages. Poems should be formatted as the author wishes them to appear once published.
  • All submissions should be submitted as a DOC, DOCX, or PDF file type.
  • Hybrid and combined submissions are welcome, as long as they do not exceed five pages.
  • Prose submissions should be single-spaced, in 12-point font, between 6000 and 7500 words. 
  • All submissions should be submitted as a DOC, DOCX, or PDF file type.
  • Hybrid and combined submissions are welcome, as long as they do not exceed 7500 words.
  • Flash prose submissions should be single-spaced, in 12-point font, for a maximum of 500 words.
  • All submissions should be submitted as a DOC, DOCX, or PDF file type.

Visual artists are welcome to submit up to five pieces in any of the accepted formats. 

  • Expedited submissions receive a response in five to seven days.
  • Poetry submissions should contain 3-5 poems, with each poem on a new page, not to exceed five pages. Poems should be formatted as the author wishes them to appear once published.
  • Prose submissions should be single-spaced, in 12-point font, for a maximum of 7500. 
  • All written submissions should be submitted as a DOC, DOCX, or PDF file type.
  • Visual artists are welcome to submit up to five pieces in any of the accepted formats. 
  • Hybrid and combined submissions are welcome, as long as they do not exceed 7500 words.
  • There are no financial costs associated with the application, or the workshop. 
  • All genres are welcome to apply. 
  • The workshop will occur on a weekly basis between July 20th and August 17th. 
  • All workshops are conducted virtually.
  • Successful participants of the workshop will have their work heavily featured in The Workshop Issue. 
  • Submissions should contain 3-5 pages regardless of genre. We're evaluating the work for potential, not perfection. 
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