submission guidelines

  eighteen seventy press is only looking for poetry.

  - LGBTQIA+ and POC are strongly encouraged to submit. 
  - send between 2-5 poems embedded into the body of the email, or as a single attachment do not send only 1, do not send 6 or more. pretty simple.
  - accepted on rolling basis. there are no issues, no deadlines, no bullshit.
  - bios are accepted but not required. eff. mar 03, 23.
  - all writers of 18+, from any part of the world, any walk of life, are welcome but any themes that prove to be overtly negative, hostile, and/or inappropriate to a given gender, class, orientation, etcetera will be rejected without comment.
  - first rights only, all rights revert except for archival purposes.
  - simultaneous are most welcome. if you don’t let us know you were accepted elsewhere that’s on you.
  - i may change font and font size without prior notice.
  - send submissions with a lovely note to
  - i try to get responses out in 30 days or less, but that is a goal not a promise.
  - work that does not follow guidelines, which are seemingly very simple, will be deleted without comment.
  - poems are posted on a rolling basis.
  - no payment, sorry.
  - and, please edit your work. a lot.

love to all,