Submission Guidelines

Next Issue Call for Submissions

Interview and Critical Essay Submission Deadline:
August 31 (for the next year's issue).

Fiction Submission Period:
Jan. 1 through Feb. 15

Doris Betts Fiction Prize competition guidelines

Poetry Submission Period:
Apr. 1 through May 15*

James Applewhite Poetry Prize competition guidelines

Creative Nonfiction Submission Period: TBA*
Alex Albright Creative Nonfiction Prize competition guidelines
* Submission period changing to late summer/early fall in 2018. Exact dates TBA.

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Submission Guidelines

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