Blue Murder Magazine submission guidelines and market information

Blue Murder Magazine


Blue Murder Magazine Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Blue Murder Ltd.
225 SW Broadway
Suite 300
Portland OR 97205

Phone: (503)292-6987 ext. 259

Fax: (503)296-0945

Editor: Elise Lyons

Submitting Your Work to Blue Murder Magazine

Before submitting to Blue Murder Magazine

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work.

To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Blue Murder Magazine by reading a sample issue before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to Blue Murder Magazine or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the Blue Murder Magazine guidelines:


Submission Guidelines Details for Blue Murder Magazine

Market Type: Magazine

Contact: Elise Lyons

Accepts: Mystery

Web Address:



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