West Branch submission guidelines and market information

West Branch



West Branch Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

ALL submissions must be sent via the Online Submission Manager

Email: westbranch@bucknell.edu

Submitting Your Work to West Branch

Before submitting to West Branch

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 confirming 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 West Branch by reading a sample issue before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to West Branch 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 West Branch guidelines:

The editors of West Branch welcome submissions of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and translation. We normally read unsolicited manuscripts between August 1st and April 1st. We print only original, unpublished work. For accepted work, we purchase First North American serial rights.

Submission Guidelines Details for West Branch

Market Type: Magazine

Accepts: Experimental, Free Verse, Nonfiction, Fiction

Web Address: www.bucknell.edu/westbranch

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Updated October 6, 2020