The Saturday Evening Post submission guidelines and market information

The Saturday Evening Post



The Saturday Evening Post Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Electronic submissions are preferred. Send submissions to

In lieu of email, hard copies may be sent to

Submissions Editor, Attn: [Category]
3520 Guion Rd, Suite 200
Indianapolis, IN 46222

Submitting Your Work to The Saturday Evening Post

Before submitting to The Saturday Evening Post

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 The Saturday Evening Post by reading a sample issue before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to The Saturday Evening Post 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 The Saturday Evening Post guidelines:

We accept well-researched nonfiction on health, history, human interest, finance, technology, travel, and politics. Submissions must be between 1,000 and 3,000 words long and previously unpublished.

We accept short fiction for both our print magazine and our website. We also encourage new and emerging authors to enter our annual Great American Fiction Contest for a chance to be published and promoted in our January/February issue. The submission period is from January 1 to July 1 each year. 

Submission Guidelines Details for The Saturday Evening Post

Market Type: Magazine

Contact: Post Scripts Editor: Steve Pettinga.

Accepts: Anecdotes, Humor, Fiction

Web Address:

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Updated October 12, 2020