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WE  ARE CURRENTLY READING FOR OUR SPRING 2021 ISSUE. THE CURRENT READING  PERIOD ENDS AT 11:59 PM EASTERN TIME ON OCTOBER 31, 2020.


PLEASE READ THIS PAGE CAREFULLY BEFORE SUBMITTING.


NOTE: If we have featured your poetry recently, please wait a year after publication before submitting new work.
 

If you are a CURRENT SUBSCRIBER and wish to submit poems without paying a reading fee, please email us at tarriverpoetry@gmail.com. 

For all other submissions, scroll down and select a category. 

Please send NO MORE than five unpublished original poems as a single file. PLEASE DO NOT upload  poems individually. Simultaneous submissions are fine as long as you  notify us immediately if a poem is accepted elsewhere. 

You  should receive an auto-reply from us immediately after sending your  work. If you don't, please check to be sure your email spam-blocker does  not have submissions@tarriverpoetry.com blocked.

We look forward to reading your work.

NOTE (AGAIN): If we have featured your poetry recently, please wait a year after publication before submitting new work. 

CURRENT READING PERIOD ENDS AT MIDNIGHT EST ON 31 OCTOBER 2020.

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SPRING 2020 SUBMISSIONS: By  15 May 2020 we had responded to all submissions received during our Spring 2020 reading period. If you submitted work between February 1 and  February 29, and have not heard back from us, please check your Submittable  account for the status of your manuscript. If your submission is still  showing as "Received" or "In Progress," please email us with an inquiry  at tarriverpoetry@gmail.com

FALL 2019 SUBMISSIONS: By  15 Dec 2019 we had responded to all submissions received during our Fall 2019 reading period. If you submitted work between September 1 and  September 30, and have not heard back from us, please check your Submittable  account for the status of your manuscript. If your submission is still  showing as "Received" or "In Progress," please email us with an inquiry  at tarriverpoetry@gmail.com

Submit up to five poems and subscribe for two years (four issues). We will respond with an editorial decision within one week, and we will expedite your future submissions for the duration of your subscription. NOTE: For addresses outside the USA, please use the "INTERNATIONAL SUBSCRIPTION" category. 
Submit up to five poems and subscribe for one year (two issues).  We will respond with an editorial decision within one week, and we will expedite your future submissions for the duration of your subscription. NOTE: For addresses outside the USA, please use the "INTERNATIONAL SUBSCRIPTION" category. 

Submit up to five poems. We will respond with an editorial decision within one week, and we'll send you a sample issue when we publish our next issue.  NOTE: U.S. addresses only, please. For addresses outside the USA, please use the INTERNATIONAL SAMPLE ISSUE category. 

Submit up to five poems with a $5 reading fee, and we will respond with an editorial decision within one week.

Submittable has informed us that we have exceeded our monthly plan's limit on free submissions and all submissions for the rest of October must be fee-based. We're trying to keep this as "free" as possible with the lowest fee Submittable will allow. We apologize if you came here expecting to be able to submit for free. 

Submit up to five poems in a single Word file or PDF. We will respond by December 15, 2020 at the latest. 

For subscribers outside the United States: use this category to purchase a one-year subscription ($20). Submit up to five poems for an expedited editorial decision. We will respond with an editorial decision within one week (seven days), and we will expedite your future submissions for the duration of your subscription.
For addresses outside the United States: use this category to purchase a sample issue ($10). Submit up to five poems for an expedited editorial decision. We will respond with an editorial decision within one week (seven days).
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For subscribers outside the US, please use the INTERNATIONAL SUBSCRIPTION category. 

For addresses outside the United States, a one-year subscription (two issues) is $20.00; a single sample issue is $10.00.

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