We are interested in language that is elegant and provocative; poetry that informs and engages us in broader cultural conversations.

Rights and Guidelines

We seek unpublished work. Simultaneous submissions are ok, just let us know your manuscript is under consideration by more than one publisher. Payment is publication and author copies.

Chapbook Submissions

Our Winter/Spring chapbook open reading period is closed. Thanks to everyone who submitted. Of the many exceptional manuscripts we received, Strange-Tongued Names by Aaron Counts and Memory of a Girl by Aozora Brockman were selected for publication. Please look forward to these titles, Fall 2016.

We read submissions February through April and June through August. Manuscript submissions outside of this period will not be read. A small reading fee of $5.00 should accompany all manuscripts. Please submit manuscripts between 24-30 pages, along with contact information, brief bio, and acknowledgments page via our submissions page with chapbook submission in the subject line.