Torquere Press exclusively publishes GLBT romance.

Torquere Press



Torquere Press Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Submissions to Torquere Press must be made via email. See the guidelines for details.

Phone: (512) 586-3553

Fax: (866) 287-2968

Submitting Your Work to Torquere Press

Before submitting to Torquere Press

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 Torquere Press by reading a sample issue before submitting.


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From the Torquere Press guidelines:

Torquere Press focuses on GLBT romance, exclusively. We publish all the sub-genres of romance -- paranormal, contemporary, western, suspense, etc.. We do require a happy ending, whether that ending is happily ever after or happy for now.

We publish lengths from 3000 words and up. Our pricing structure is based solely on word count.

All submissions to Torquere Press must adhere to the following guidelines or they will be discarded unread.

All submissions must contain gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered characters. While works do not need to be graphic, they must contain romance and focus on the interaction between characters. Acceptance preference will be given to stories with fully realized romances and a high level of sensuality.

All manuscripts must be submitted to as an attachment in either .doc, .txt, or .rtf format.

Submission Guidelines Details for Torquere Press

Market Type: Romance

Contact: Shawn Clements, Submissions Editor; Lorna Hinson, Senior Editor


Accepts: Romance of all genres with gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered characters

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