Thank you for submitting!
The 2018 Open Issue reading period is open June 1, 2017 through September 15, 2017 for writers 50 and over. You may submit:
Up to five poems, 40-line max each
and/or up to 4,000 words of prose
Please include your name and contact information on each page of your submission. Also include a cover letter and brief bio. No previously-published work will be considered. Simultaneous submissions are accepted, but please let us know if your work is selected by another publisher so we can remove it from consideration.
There is no reading fee for submitting to the Open Issue by postal mail, but there is a $2.00 Submittable fee when submitting online which allows us to continue to use their services.
PLEASE NOTE: emailed entries will not be considered.
Questions? Email Christine at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for sending us your work!