Submissions

 

Smithereens Press is an inclusive publisher and we happily welcome submissions for Smithereens Literary Magazine and for the Smithereens chapbook series from all poets.

NOTE: All submissions should follow the guidelines below and should be sent to smithereens.press@gmail.com. Submissions that do not follow these giudelines will not be considered.


CHAPBOOKS:

  • Chapbooks should be approximately 30 pages in length.
  • Submissions should be marked 'Chapbook Submission' in the email subject.
  • Chapbooks should be emailed as an attachment in .doc or .docx format. Any other format will be deleted unopened.
  • Poets should include a short biography and a medium-sized photograph in the body of the email.
  • All submissions should be ready-to-print.
  • All styles, schools or modes of poetry are welcome.
  • Submissions should demonstrate a poetic coherency to work as a chapbook.
  • All previous publication of poems included in the poet's submission should be acknowledged.
  • We do not accept simultaneous submissions, but we will endeavour to give you a response as soon as possible.
  • The press' decision is final, we regret that we are not in a position to enter into correspondence of any kind.
  • Acceptance of any submission is provisional and may be subject to revision of the original submission.

SMITHEREENS LITERARY MAGAZINE:

  • Submission Windows: #1: 1st March - 31st April, #2 1st September - 31st October
  • Submissions received outside of these windows will go unread
  • Poets should submit 3-6 poems.
  • Submissions should be marked 'Magazine Submission' in the email subject.
  • Poems should be emailed as a single attachment in .doc or .docx format. Any other format will be deleted unopened.
  • All poets should include a short biography and a medium-sized photograph in the body of the email.
  • All styles, schools or modes of poetry are welcome.
  • We do not accept simultaneous submissions, but we will endeavour to give you a response as soon as possible, usually a couple of weeks after the close of a submission window.
  • The press' decision is final, we regret that we are not in a position to enter into correspondence of any kind.
  • Acceptance of any submission is provisional.

For any further clarification or queries please feel free to contact us at smithereens.press@gmail.com