Thank you for your interest in Five Points! Please see guidelines by clicking on the categories below.
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FICTION GUIDELINES: Include a cover letter with your submission. Simultaneously submitted works are permitted. Reading period 1 is: Aug. 15 through Dec. 1. Reading Period 2 is: Jan. 3 through March 31. Each story should be no longer than 7500 words. Please submit one story per submission. Stories should be individually typed either single- or double-spaced on one side of the page. Please make sure your name appears on all of the pages of your manuscript.

You may send two submissions in each genre per reading period. Any manuscripts received beyond this amount will be returned unread and/or your ability to submit via our online database will be blocked until the subsequent reading period begins. All works must be previously unpublished (in all formats).

We only accept electronic submissions for this genre.

Ends on 12/1/2016$ 2.50
$ 2.50

POETRY GUIDELINES: Include a cover letter with your submission. Simultaneously submitted works are permitted. Reading period 1 is: Aug. 15 through Dec. 1. Reading Period 2 is: Jan. 3 through March 31. Each poem should be no longer than fifty lines. You may send up to 3 poems per submission. Poems should be individually typed either single- or double-spaced on one side of the page. Please make sure your name appears on all of the pages of your manuscript.

You may send two submissions in each genre per reading period. Any manuscripts received beyond this amount will be returned unread and/or your ability to submit via our online database will be blocked until the subsequent reading period begins. All works must be previously unpublished (in all formats).

Poems should be individually typed either single- or double-spaced on one side of the page. Please make sure your name appears on all of the pages of your manuscript.

We only accept electronic submissions for this genre.

$ 2.50
Reading period: August 15, 2016 to December 1, 2016.
Length: Up to 500 words maximum.
Limit: One story per submission.
Please identify your piece as fiction or nonfiction.
You may submit a total of two submissions for this reading period. Submissions must be sent separately, and each submission will carry a $2.00 reading fee.
Manuscripts will only be accepted online for this call.
Previously published work (in any format) will not be considered for publication.