Submission Guidelines

Queries

  • Include “Query” in subject line of email, followed by the title of your manuscript and your first initial, last name
  • Your name, contact info (email address, street address, and phone #)
  • Brief synopsis of manuscript
  • First 10-15 pages of manuscript in email (no attachments)
  • Indicate total word count of manuscript (must be 45,000 or more, unless submitting to a short story anthology - see anthology guidelines)
  • SEND QUERY

SUCCESSFUL SUBMISSIONS WILL:

  • include all of the above
  • be associated with a complete, original, well-edited (spell-checked, grammatical) manuscript
  • NOT contain pornographic material, gratuitous violence, hate speech, or child abuse.

The Process

Confirmation emails will be sent. Queries/sample text will be read. You will receive a reply within 3-4 weeks. Please do not query again until after 4 weeks have passed. Thank you! We look forward to reading your work...

Editing

All accepted manuscripts undergo in-house editing prior to publication. We do, however, give preference to well-edited manuscripts.

Covers

We provide basic full color covers to all accepted submissions free of charge. You can always provide your own cover to be approved for use wth your accepted manuscript.