General submissions are open year round to both previously published and emerging authors.
We accept original and previously unpublished manuscripts in the following categories: full-length fiction, full-length narrative nonfiction, short fiction collection, essay collection. Individual stories or essays within collections, or sections of full-length works, may have been individually published, previously.
Manuscripts may be between 30,000 and 85,000 words for short fiction and essay collections, and between 50,000 and 120,000 words for full-length fiction and narrative nonfiction. Please include any appropriate front/back matter with your submission as well as a cover letter with a brief author biography and a summary of the work.
All submissions are via Submittable. Please do not submit partial or incomplete works. Please do not submit more than one submission at a time.