ANNUAL CALL for Themed Submissions:
Prose Poetry

2020 Theme– “A Lover’s Complaint”

1000 words maximum, not including title and by-line. Theme should be broadly applied. Submit up to 3 separate pieces in one document. Start each piece on a new page. Follow other general guidelines that may apply.

Use a cover letter that contains all contact information and that includes a professional biography in third person of up to 100 words.

No reading fees apply. “Expedited” consideration is available for a fee.

Simultaneous submissions are accepted with the understanding that notice to O:JA&L will be prompt if a piece is accepted elsewhere.

To ensure processing by the correct editors, the subject line or cover letter should include the words “Annual Call for Submissions: PROSE POETRY.”

Submissions open AUGUST 1.                             Submissions close DECEMBER 31.  



Image: Trompe l’oeil mit Briefen, Noten, Losen, Adressbuch von Erfurt, Spielkarten by Adolph von Haake. India ink and watercolor on paper. No size specified. 1820. Public domain.