We are looking for previously unpublished poetry of all styles and genres. Poetry plays, poetry comics, prose poems, and other hybrid forms are welcome. We are especially interested in publishing authors based in the Philadelphia area, or authors who have called Philadelphia their home.
You may submit 1-3 pieces of work in 12-point, Times New Roman font. There is no maximum word count, but we ask that no single poem should exceed three pages. Please number your pages if possible.
If you are submitting multiple pieces, please begin each new piece on a new page, with an underlined title. If your piece does not have a title, please revert to “Untitled”.
At the top of your first page, please include a header with your name, email, and phone number. Please also include your current city (e.g. “Philadelphia, PA”) in either your header or your bio.
Please submit all work together in a single .pdf or .docx file.
If you are submitting original work in another language or a collaborative translation, please separate English and the alternate language version in succession, each starting on its own page.
Have a hybrid piece and not sure where it should go? Use your best judgement. Our editors will contact you if they have any questions. If YOU have questions about a potential cross-genre submission, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that this email is for questions only. All work MUST be submitted via Submittable. Accepted work is deemed final unless otherwise noted. All rights revert to the author upon publication.