Lily Poetry Review is a print journal set to publish in the winter and summer of each year.

DO NOT USE ARIAL FONT. 

Our porch light is always on. If we exceed 400 free submissions in a month, the submissions will open at the start of the next month.

The Lily Poetry Review is interested in promoting contemporary poets, poetry, art, flash fiction and literary citizenship.

We promise that each writer will be proud of all of the work published here.

Please don’t send previously published material.

Send no more than five poems per submission. All must be contained in one document.

Send no more than three flash pieces per submission. All must be contained in one document.

Authors are free to  send simultaneous submissions as long as they withdraw work here once it is accepted elsewhere.


This is NOT a contest. Please submit a chapbook-length manuscript for consideration to be published through Lily Poetry Review Books.
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 All submissions must go through  Submittable.

 Manuscript length recommendation:  14-18 poems.

Include Table of Contents. (without leader dots or page numbers on the TOC) At the beginning of your manuscript, please include a list of poems that appear elsewhere (in journals, magazines, chapbooks, or anthologies).
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We recommend that 25-50% of the poems have been previously published.
 

Simultaneous submission is acceptable but please immediately withdraw your manuscript if it's accepted elsewhere.
Each manuscript must be submitted separately.

Please include a one-paragraph biographical note and contact information in your cover letter.

Corrections and new versions will not be accepted.
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 An $8 processing/reading fee will be charged for each submission.



 

This is NOT a contest. Please submit a full-length manuscript for consideration to be published through Lily Poetry Review Books.

All submissions must go through  Submittable.

Manuscript length recommendation:  40-60 poems.

Include Table of Contents. At the beginning of your manuscript, please include a list of poems that appear elsewhere (in journals, magazines, chapbooks, or anthologies).

We recommend that 25-50% of the poems have been previously published.
Simultaneous submission is acceptable but please immediately withdraw your manuscript if it's accepted elsewhere.
Each manuscript must be submitted separately. We accept book-length poetry manuscripts only.

Please include a one-paragraph biographical note and contact information in your cover letter.

Corrections and new versions will not be accepted.
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We are always open for flash fiction submissions. We are currently reading for our fifth issue. Please submit your tiny beautiful stories for us to read.  You may include up to three pieces. Please limit the word count for each piece to 1000 words.


Simultaneous submissions are accepted. Please inform us immediately if your work has been accepted somewhere else for publication.


Please do not submit the chapter of a novel or an excerpt from a larger work. 


Use an easy-to-read font and double space the document. Please include the word count with the title of your story.


Thank you for trusting us with your work!

We are always open for flash fiction submissions. We are currently reading for our fourth issue. Please submit your tiny beautiful stories for us to read.  You may include up to three pieces. Please limit the word count for each piece to 1000 words.

Simultaneous submissions are accepted. Please inform us immediately if your work has been accepted somewhere else for publication.

Please do not submit the chapter of a novel or an excerpt from a larger work. 

Use an easy-to-read font and double space the document. Please include the word count with the title of your story.

Thank you for trusting us with your work!

Lily Poetry Review seeks cover art and other visual art to be published within the pages of the magazine.
LPR pays contributor copies for art.
Submit no more than 3 pieces per submission in one attachment.
Please wait until we have responded to your submission before sending another.

Thank you for your interest in Lily Poetry Review! We can't wait to read your work.
Please wait three months between submissions. Our porch light is always on,

 Lily Poetry Review is a print journal set to publish in the winter and summer of each  year.

 Please don’t send previously published material.
 Send no more than five pieces per submission. 

  All must be contained in one document.
 Each new poem should start on a new page. Send in an easy to read font.
  

  Authors are free to  send simultaneous submissions as long as they withdraw work here once it is accepted elsewhere
 .

 

We accept free submissions. If this fee-based form is the only option, it means that we have exceeded our monthly maximum of 400 submissions. Please email your submission to:

lily [dot] flashsubs [at] gmail [dot] com

The following guidelines still apply:

We are currently reading for our fifth issue. Please submit your tiny beautiful stories for us to read.  You may include up to three pieces, all in one document. Please limit the word count for EACH piece to 1000 words.

Simultaneous submissions are accepted. Please inform us immediately if your work has been accepted somewhere else for publication.

Please do not submit the chapter of a novel or an excerpt from a larger work. 

Use an easy-to-read font and double space the document. Please include the word count with the title of your story.

Thank you for trusting us with your work!

Lily Poetry Review