Submissions

We are currently accepting submissions of poetry and prose in a variety of genres. Please read the guidelines before submitting.

Manuscripts

  • We consider poetry manuscripts of any length.
  • Fiction (novels, novellas, short stories) and non-fiction (memoir, essay collections) manuscripts must be at least 25,000 words.
  • For full-length manuscripts please send half of the completed book, for chapbooks you may send the entire work.
  • For poetry and short story collections, please ensure that at least 50% of the work is unpublished.
  • Simultaneous submissions are fine, but please let us know.
  • All work should be attached in a single .doc/docx or PDF file, and your email must include a third-person bio.
  • Please do not submit manuscripts that contain images, artwork, and/or erasure or found poetry.

Shorts

Our digital-only fiction series.

  • Stories must be between 5,000–25,000 words.
  • Please only submit previously unpublished work.
  • Simultaneous submissions are fine, but please let us know.
  • All work should be attached in a single .doc/docx or PDF file, and your email must include a third-person bio.

Broken River Prize

Submissions are now closed for this year’s Broken River Prize, and will re-open in mid-2019.

Please note

  • We are a small company but, unless stated, we aim to give you a response within two months. Please query if it has been longer.
  • If you have any other questions about our guidelines, email us at