Poetry Society of New Hampshire

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

General Submission Guidelines – Poetry and Art

We aim to respond to all submissions in six weeks, but decisions may take longer. Entries that do not meet the guidelines will not be considered.

  •     Please do not submit pieces that any editors may have previously seen in a private online group or given feedback on in a workshop or other situation
  •     Please do not submit pieces that must be accepted as a set, as we cannot guarantee publication of all or any pieces
  •    *****No simultaneous submissions or previously published work****
  •     Work will be considered for the current submission period only
  •     PSNH membership must be current through the submission deadline for members-only calls
  •     Submission must include the writer’s biography (50-word limit, written in third person)
  •     Uploads must not contain the poet’s name(s) or other identifying information
  •     File names for uploads should include the title of the poem or piece of artwork, or a partial title, and nothing else
  •     Submissions must be received by the deadline date to be considered

Submission Guidelines for Poetry

  •     Up to 3 poems may be submitted per submission period unless otherwise noted
  •     Length limited to 40 lines (does not include white spaces, and longer poems may be considered at Editor’s discretion)
  •     Poems must be typed in Times New Roman or similar, 12 pt. font

Submission Guidelines for Art

  •     Up to 2 images per submission period unless otherwise noted
  •     Only original work is accepted
  •     Images must be submitted at 300 DPI or higher (high resolution)
  •     Submitted files should be between 1 and 20 MB in size
  •     Images must fit or be able to be cropped to 5.5″x8.5″ for portrait orientation or 11″x8.5″ for landscape orientation
Poetry Society of New Hampshire