SUBMISSIONS

Email all submissions to: submissions@thelineliterary.org

All submissions must be double-spaced, 12-pt Times New Roman, .doc or PDF attachments.

We aim to respond in 8-10 weeks. Simultaneous submissions are reviewed, but if your work has been accepted elsewhere, please email us immediately to withdraw your work.

 

FICTION 

We are looking for 1,000-5,000 words of new, unpublished fiction that embodies our mission statement. Please include "FICTION-[Your Name]-[Title of the Piece]” in the subject line of your email. Include a short bio and a description of the work in the email body. 

 

NONFICTION

We are looking for 1,000-5,000 words of new, unpublished nonfiction that embodies our mission statement. Please include "NONFICTION-[Your Name]-[Title of the Piece]” in the subject line of your email. Include a short bio and a description of the work in the email body. 

 

POETRY

We are looking for up to five pages of new, unpublished poetry that embodies our mission statement. Please include "POETRY-[Your Name]” in the subject line of your email. Include a short bio and a description of the work in the email body. Your submission should be a PDF attachment. Please have one poem per page or one poem up to five pages total. Underline the title of each new poem. 

 

FLASH

We are looking for up to 1,000 words of new, unpublished flash that embodies our mission statement. Please include "FLASH-[Your Name]-[Title of the Piece]” in the subject line of your email. Include a short bio and a description of the work in the email body. Your submission should be a .doc or PDF attachment. 

 

ART

We are looking for 3-7 unpublished art pieces, including painting, photography, illustrations, sketches, drawings, comic strips, architectural sketches, mixed media, and images of three-dimensional work. Accepted image files are .png and .jpg with at least 72dpi, 1000px in the longest direction. Please include “ART-[Your Name]-[Title of the Piece]” in the subject line in your email. Include captions for each image and/or one short written essay with descriptions of each image. 

REVIEWS and INTERVIEWS

We are looking for proposals for reviews and interviews. for reviews of other veteran content and veterans interviewing veterans. Please email us with a “PROPOSAL-[Your Name]" in the subject line and a short proposal and bio in the email body. 

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Columbia University

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