Writing and Poetry

You will SUBMIT to us!!!

Literature and Poetry Guidelines

*We will be accepting submissions for Volume 2 Issue 2 until 2:29 am, July 4th 2023

(we were going to cut it off at 11:59pm, July 3rd, but we know ourselves. Midnight is far too early, nothing serious gets done until 2am. Really)

*After 2:30 am, July 4th 2023, submissions will be considered for Volume 2 Issue 3

*All works must be original

*Any style, genre, form, etc will be considered

*Works must be capped at 5000 words

*This may include up to 3 works by any one author 

*An excerpt of a longer work is acceptable but must be self-contained

*Typed using Arial font size 11, other fonts can be accepted for stylistic reasons

*Stylistic reasons must be explained in the submission.

(Editorial Staff may reformat the work for publication, this explanation will ensure artistic consistency during the layout process)

*Editorial Staff may make revision suggestions and minor formatting edits

*Include a short author bio of 150 words or less, with up to 3 websites or social media accounts

*Please include content warnings and an author’s suggested appropriate audience age

(General Audiences, Mature Audiences, All Ages, Young Adult, Adult – for example)

*First Print Rights and Copyrights will be retained by content creator

*Submission is not a guarantee of publication

*We are exclusive to New England, with preference towards Merrimack Valley Authors

Submissions will be sent via email to: