Due to the recent increase in submissions, we’ve had to make some adjustments to the guidelines.
Please spare our eyes and use no font smaller than 12 pt. Also, always number your pages.
Due to the volume of submissions, please submit no more than one story or non-fiction piece at a time; wait to hear from us before submitting again. The response time is generally under three months. Limit your submission to 10,000 words.
Poems: Please submit a maximum of three standard-length poems, or one long-form poem at a time.
Don’t forget to make sure our reply won’t be blocked by your spam filters, and thank you for submitting.
Please query us before submitting any non-fiction material, including Features, Essays, Reviews, etc:
When submitting via email, please send all material attached as a Word document:
Editor-in-Chief Barney Rosset is the first to read all submissions, and makes all final decisions for content appearing in the Evergreen Review.