ESSAY 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. 11 through April 30. Each essay should be no longer than 7500 words. Please submit one essay per submission. Essays 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 All works must be previously unpublished (in all formats).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.