Submission Guidelines



Fountain Ink by Braeden Dillenbeck

Fountain Ink by Braeden Dillenbeck

M Review is an online literary magazine published by the Literature, Art & Interior Design Department at Marylhurst University. We publish fiction, creative nonfiction (personal essay, lyric essay, memoir, criticism among others), poetry, comics, text-image works, visual art, photography, and literature in translation. Only previously unpublished work will be considered. Submissions are always open; we publish on a rolling basis.


Poetry: Up to six poems per author.

Prose: You may submit more than one short prose piece at once, as long as the total word count does not exceed 5,000 words.

Visual Art & Photography: Up to 10 JPG files.

Submissions should be sent by email to:

In the subject line of your email please include your last name followed by the category of your submission (i.e., Name – Short Fiction). A cover letter / bio is not necessary. If we accept your work for publication, we will contact you for a bio. Attach your submission as a PDF, Word, or JPG document to your email. If you are making multiple poetry or art submissions, please attach each submission to your email as a separate document. Please note: We are not able to provide monetary compensation for published pieces. We welcome simultaneous submissions! If your work is published elsewhere before you are notified by M Review, please let us know via email.









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