Submission Guidelines

When:

We accept submissions from September 1 through February 1.

Type of Writing and Length:

Poetry

Submissions should not exceed five poems.

Fiction

Submissions should not exceed 5,000 words.  Please submit one piece per submission and one piece per submission period.

Creative Nonfiction

Submissions should not exceed 3,000 words. Please submit one piece per submission and one piece per submission period.

Original and Language:

All submissions must be primarily written in English and must be the original, unpublished work of the author.

How and Format:

All work must be submitted electronically as an attached file. Please create one file for all your work [do not send pieces separately].  Save in Word or PDF format. Submissions should be written and formatted according to the MLA style guide. Label the file:

WSR Submission_first name_last name

Where/Method:

Then send the file to Rosalie Sanara Petrouske or Melissa Lucken at wsr@star.lcc.edu.

Contributors:

Receive one copy of the issue in which they are published and an opportunity to purchase additional copies.  We do not offer any monetary renumeration for publication.

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