Open January 15 – March 15
Submit 1-3 original, previously-unpublished poems in English. There must be no poet identity information in the poem(s). Poems should be in the format in which you wish them to appear on the page.
SUBMIT EITHER BY EMAIL OR U.S. MAIL
-Subject line should read “SSPJ 2021 Submission.”
-Attach your poems in ONE .doc or .docx document.
-One poem per page, Times New Roman 12-pt. font.
-In the body of your email, provide your name, address, phone number, email address, poem title(s) and a brief (one paragraph) bio.
By U.S. Postal Service mail:
To Susan Blair, 627 Castle Heights Drive, Wenatchee, WA 98801.
Include typed cover letter with your name, address, phone number, email address, poem title(s) and a brief (one paragraph) bio.
Poem(s) must be typed, or written clearly (illegible poems will not be accepted).
Residents of Okanogan, Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Kittitas, Yakima, Benton or Klickitat County.
Tax-deductible donation of $10 ($5 students & seniors) defrays publication and mailing costs.
Make check out to Shrub-Steppe Poetry Journal and mail to:
S. Sampson P. O. Box 238 Malaga, WA 98828 ATTN: SSPJ
Publication of your work or receipt of your donation entitles you to a complimentary copy of the Journal.
Poems will be read blind by a jury.
Shrub-Steppe Poetry is an all-volunteer 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
More info at www.shrubsteppepoetry.org and click on JOURNAL.
Or contact Susan Blair, Editor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.