Submission Guidelines

Please follow the guidelines below:

  • Send ALL submissions to
  • Please proofread your work with care!
  • Themes do not need to be Italian-American in nature, but authors must be!
  • All work must be original. Previously published work may be solicited.
  • We will accept poetry (up to 5 poems at a time) short or flash fiction, memoir and other non-fiction pieces.  We will not consider works over 5,000 words. 
  • ***We cannot consider work that contains special formatting at this time.***
  • We welcome art!
  • To accompany your piece, we are happy to consider a photograph or a work of art that you have the rights to.
  • We will not consider work that is racist, homophobic or otherwise demeaning or abusive to any group or person.
  • We are unable to make considerable changes to a piece once it is published.
  • Paste your work into the body of an email.
  • Please include a short bio (75 words or under) written in the third person.
  •  Let us know something about your Italian-American heritage.
  • We aim to respond to your submission within 5 days or sooner.
  • All rights revert to the author upon publication.
  • Work sent that does not adhere to these guidelines may not be considered for publication.
  • Please consider reporting your submission to Duotrope!