Submission Guidelines

― Submitters may submit one to five (1-5) pieces of previously unpublished work to one (1) category, under a single file attachment.

― A single piece of poetry may not exceed three (3) pages.

― Qualifying works of fiction must not exceed two-thousand (2,000) words and will indicate at the top right-hand side of the document the piece’s final word-count, excluding byline and title.  

― Simultaneous submissions are encouraged. If work is accepted elsewhere, it is the author's responsibility to immediately notify Poached Hare that their work is no longer available for consideration. Please inform us through Submittable.

 

 

Monthly Special

― Candidates may submit anywhere from four (4) to twelve (12) pieces of published and unpublished poetry. If work has been previously published, please include publication credits within the cover letter.  

― The artist showcase will run from the first day of the month to the last.

Blog Submissions

― Submitters may submit one (1) unpublished piece per submission. 

― Blog submissions may take any of the following forms: essay, creative nonfiction, interviews, book reviews, response/think pieces. 

― Qualifying blog submissions may not exceed one-thousand five-hundred (1,500) words and will indicate at the top right-hand side of the document the piece’s final word-count, excluding byline and title.  

― Please list the submission form (essay, creative nonfiction, interview, book review, response/think piece) in the submission title.

Submission Fees​

― Poached Hare charges submission fees (not for Blog submissions). 

― Submission fees run between $3.00 and $12.00.

― Submission fees cover administrative and production costs.