We seek literary submissions in fiction, memoir/personal essay and poetry as well as visual art with an emphasis on emerging voices and unique perspectives. We do not accept previously published work, literary criticism or translations.

We accept prose pieces of no more than 4,500 words or up to 3 pieces of flash fiction totaling no more than 4,500 words. Please submit no more than 3 poems or pieces of visual art. Simultaneous submissions are permitted, but please tell us in your cover letter and inform us promptly if your submission is accepted elsewhere. We prefer Microsoft Word documents with a 12-point font. Prose pieces should be double-spaced.

The submission period is December 24th, 2021- February 1st, 2022. Please submit only once during this period. Expect a response in 2 to 3 months.

The Writer’s Foundry at St. Joseph’s College is pleased to announce the inaugural Writer’s Foundry Prize in Short Fiction, judged by Lee Clay Johnson, author of Nitro Mountain. The winner receives a $500 award and will be published in the upcoming issue of the Writer’s Foundry Review. Runners-up will also be published in the same issue.

Please submit only 1 story. Entries must not exceed 4,500 words. We do not accept previously published works or translations. Simultaneous submissions are permitted, but please tell us in your cover letter and inform us promptly if your submission is accepted elsewhere. We prefer Microsoft Word documents with a 12 point font. Submissions should be double-spaced. Please include a one paragraph biography about yourself in your cover letter. We are looking for your best literary work.

The submission period is December 24th, 2021 to February 1st, 2022. Please submit only once during this period. Expect a response in 2 to 3 months.

Thank you for your interest in The Writer’s Foundry Prize in Short Fiction.

The Writer’s Foundry at St. Joseph’s College is pleased to announce the inaugural Writer’s Foundry Prize in Poetry, judged by Alicia Mountain, author of High Ground Coward. The winner receives a $500 award and will be published in the upcoming issue of the Writer’s Foundry Review. Runners-up will also be published in the same issue.

Please submit no more than 3 poems. We do not accept previously published works. Simultaneous submissions are permitted, but please tell us in your cover letter and inform us promptly if your submission is accepted elsewhere. We prefer Microsoft Word documents with a 12 point font. Please include a one paragraph biography about yourself in your cover letter. We are looking for your best work.

The submission period is December 24th, 2021 to February 1st, 2022. Please submit only once during this period. Expect a response in 2 to 3 months.

Thank you for your interest in The Writer’s Foundry Prize in Poetry.

We seek literary submissions in fiction, memoir/personal essay and poetry as well as visual art and comics with an emphasis on emerging voices and unique perspectives. We do not accept previously published work, literary criticism or translations.

We accept prose pieces of no more than 4,500 words or up to 3 pieces of flash fiction totaling no more than 4,500 words. Please submit no more than 3 poems or pieces of visual art. Comics should be limited to one page. Simultaneous submissions are permitted, but please tell us in your cover letter and inform us promptly if your submission is accepted elsewhere. We prefer Microsoft Word documents with a 12-point font. Prose pieces should be double-spaced. Please mention in your cover letter the genre of your piece and include a one paragraph biography about yourself.

The submission period is December 24th, 2021- February 1st, 2022. Please submit only once during this period. Expect a response in 2 to 3 months. 

Thank you for your interest in the Writer’s Foundry Review.

Writer's Foundry Review