Poetry Submissions

Be sure to check the theme for which we are accepting submissions!

***A printable checklist for poetry submission guidelines can be found here.***

Poetry submissions MUST:

  • Be written in Times New Roman, size 12
  • Be limited to one page
  • can be single-spaced or double-spaced

Emailed submissions:

  • Should be sent to submissions@pilcrowdagger.com
  • Must be sent as an attached Word or PDF document
    • Do NOT send multiple poems in the same document
  • The subject line of the email should read: Submission for January issue, March issue, etc.
  • The body of the email should include:
    • Author Name
    • A one paragraph biography
      • the biography can be real or fictional
    • Best method for contact (email address or phone number)
    • Title of the poem
    • Type of work – Poem
    • Include the word count

Snail Mail: Send submissions to Pilcrow & Dagger, PO Box 2261, Evans, GA 30809, United States of America.

Submissions should include a cover page with the following information:

  • The issue you are submitting for,
  • Author name,
  • A one paragraph biography
    • Real or fictional
  •  Best method for contacting you (email address, phone number, etc.),
  • Title of work,
  • Type of work – Poem
  • Word count.

Please send multiple submissions in separate emails or envelopes. We love getting mail!!!

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