Interested in submitting your work to M Review?

Submission Guidelines

Poetry: Limit of five poems per author. Submit in PDF or Microsoft Word, the preferred format.

Short Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Literary Criticism, and Literature in Translation:

Limit of one entry per category, no more than 4,000 words per entry. Submit in PDF or Microsoft Word, the preferred format.

Visual Art & Photography:

Limit of three submissions per artist in JPG.

What to Send

All submissions are accepted by e-mail only. We are an online publication and do not accept hard-copied entries.

Your email should contain the following information:

  • In the message subject line include your last name followed by the category of your submission (i.e., Name – Short Fiction).

  • In the body of your e-mail, include your full name, e-mail address, mailing address, title of your submission(s), word count (for prose submissions), and short biography (3-4 lines).

  • Attach your submission as an PDF, JPG, or Word document to your e-mail.

  • If you are making multiple poetry or art submissions attach each submission to your e-mail as a separate document.

  • For prose entries, double space the text, with a five space indentation or tab to delineate paragraph breaks.

Please note:

  • Submissions in multiple categories should be done in separate e-mails.

  • Published authors will not be paid.

  • We do not accept previously published works.

  • You will receive notification whether or not your work is accepted. Please do not send inquiries.

  • If your work is published elsewhere before you are notified by M Review, please notify us via e-mail.

Submissions for the 2014 edition will be accepted from Sept 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014

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