Downstate Story submission guidelines and market information

Downstate Story



Downstate Story Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

1825 Maple Ridge
Peoria IL 61614

Phone: (309)688-1409


Editor: Elaine Hopkins, editor.

Submitting Your Work to Downstate Story

Before submitting to Downstate Story

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 Downstate Story by reading a sample issue before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to Downstate Story 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 Downstate Story guidelines:

Downstate Story is a closed market. 

Submission Guidelines Details for Downstate Story

Market Type: Magazine


Updated August 6, 2020