How to submit

The Q Review is interested in your poetry, short fiction, creative non-fiction, photography, and films. Here, you will find guidelines on how to submit your work to be considered for our next issue.

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WE ARE CONSTANTLY CONSIDERING SUBMISSIONS.

All submissions must be your original work and must be unpublished. Upon submission, we ask for your First North American Serial Rights and the ability to publish your work in any medium including print, digital, mobile, etc. You retain all rights to the work upon publication.

For literary submissions:
• Send to: submissions@qreviewonline.com
• For poetry (no more than 3 poems), address to Editor.
• For short fiction (no more than 5,000 words), address to Karen Lee Osborne.
• For creative non-fiction (no more than 5,000 words), address to Ames Hawkins.
• Include your name, phone number, preferred return e-mail address, and word count in the body of the e-mail and on the first page.
• If you wish, you may include a brief artistic statement or biography, but it will not be published.
• Send in one of the following formats: .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or .txt OR in the body of an e-mail.
• Copy must be clean and free of errors.
• All submissions that fail to follow this format will be discarded.

For photography submissions:
• Send to: editor@qreviewonline.com
• Address to Editor.
• Include your name, phone number, and preferred return e-mail address.
• If you wish, you may include a brief artistic statement or biography, but it will not be published.
• Send in one of the following formats: as attachments OR as links to websites such as Flickr, etc.
• Photography must be ready for publication and optimized for the Web.
• All submissions that fail to follow this format will be discarded.

For short film submissions:
• Send to: submissions@qreviewonline.com
• Address to Editor.
• Include your name, phone number, and preferred return e-mail address.
• Please include a brief synopsis of the film, including cast and credits.
• If you wish, you may include a brief artistic statement or biography, but it will not be published.
• Send as a link to an external website such as YouTube, Vimeo, etc.
• All submissions that fail to follow this format will be discarded.

The Q Review DOES NOT accept hard copy/snail mail submissions; therefore, we will not provide you with a street address. Do not ask for one. Electronic submissions only.

If you have any questions about submitting or a submission you have sent us, feel free to contact us at submissions@qreviewonline.com.