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 Thank you for submitting your original poetry to Barrelhouse! We look forward to reading it, particularly if you are a previously unpublished author. Please review the instructions below, so that you have a general sense of what we’re looking for, and how we’d like to receive it. We will be open for submissions from 1 - 15 November (23:59 EST), 2019.

  • No previously published work.
  • You can submit up to five poems. Please submit your poems as a single document, which can be a maximum of ten pages. 
  • We pay $50 to each contributor to our print issues, as well as two contributor copies.
  • We accept simultaneous submissions — but please notify us as soon as possible by putting a comment on your submission if you place the work elsewhere.
  • It will probably take us ~six months to get back to you. Please be patient with us!
  • Please only send us Word or PDF files.

We look forward to reading your work!

-The Barrelhouse Poetry Team