The Sea Letter is currently accepting submissions for its winter 2019 issue



Categories

  • Short Fiction
  • Poetry
  • Photography/Illustrations
  • Chapter Series


If Accepted

Poetry & Short Fiction

We pay $50 per acceptance - works will be featured on our blog as well as published in our print issue

Photography/Illustrations

We pay $25 per acceptance - works will be featured on our blog as well as published in our print issue

Chapter Series

Works will be featured on our blog


General Guidelines

  • We ask that you do not submit works that have been published elsewhere
  • Simultaneous submissions are allowed, though we ask our submitters to contact us if one of their pieces have been accepted
  • You may include multiple written works in a single submission, so long as it does not exceed the word-count limit of that category
  • Photos & Illustrations are limited to 5 entries per submission
  • For a better idea of what we're looking for, we suggest reading previously published works on our blog 


Word-Count Limits

  • Poetry: 1,000
  • Short Fiction: 7,500
  • Chapter Series: 7,500
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  • 1,000-word limit
  • We ask that you do not submit works that have been published elsewhere
  • You may include multiple written works in a single submission, so long as it does not exceed the word-count limit of that category
  • 7,500-word limit  
  • We ask that you do not submit works that have been published elsewhere
  • You may include multiple written works in a single submission, so long as it does not exceed the word-count limit of that category
  • Submit 1 chapter of novel
  • 7,500-word limit
  • We ask that you do not submit works that have been published elsewhere
  • Files should be of the highest quality possible (TIFF preferred)
  • You may include up to 5 images in a single submission. If you are submitting more than 1 image, please do not submit them through multiple submissions. 
  • Share either a poetry or short fiction submission
  • Includes a copy of our latest issue at standard price ($11 + $3 shipping, U.S. only)


Poetry/Short Fiction Guidelines:

  • We ask that you do not submit works that have been published elsewhere
  • You may include multiple written works in a single submission, so long as it does not exceed the word-count limit of that category
  • Poetry word-count limit: 1,000 
  • Short fiction word-count limit: 7,500
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