Submission Guidelines

About Place Journal is published two times a year, May 1 and November 1. The call for a subsequent issue is posted one month after an issue comes out; submissions open one month later and are open for 2 1/2 months.

Submissions can include up to 3 poems which do not exceed 50 lines each. Essays, creative nonfiction and other prose should not exceed 4000 words. Submissions of art should not exceed more than 5 photos, paintings, prints or other forms of art. All submissions must be accompanied by a bio which does not exceed 150 words at the bottom of the submission, and which may include your website. Acceptable file types include doc, docx, txt & rtf for text, jpg & tiff for art/photography, mp3 for audio and mp4 & mov for video.

By submitting you guarantee you hold the rights to the work, and you grant About Place Journal the rights to publish the submitted work. After publication rights revert to the author. Original, previously unpublished work only. All submissions must be routed through Submittable. Only this method of online submissions will be accepted.

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