Submissions


SUBMISSIONS are now CLOSED for ISSUE 1 (FALL 2020)

The guiding prompt/theme for Issue 1: Ecology (noun) /e·col·o·gy/ ēˈkäləjē /

From Google Dictionary’s entry for Ecology

**Note**: work that is themed (in someway connected to the prompt/theme) as well as un-themed will be considered for this first issue.


Notes on Submissions:

  • Submissions should be typed, double-spaced (for prose), and paginated.
  • In the Subject Line of your email, please indicate genre, as well as in the file name of your .doc/.docx attachment.
  • Please use a 12-point font. All effort will be made to maintain the original format of the piece(s).
  • Include 50-100 word writer’s bio.
  • One genre per submission period.
  • Simultaneous submissions are accepted – please inform as soon as possible, if a piece is accepted elsewhere.

Please send submissions to: redalderreview[at]gmail[dot]com


Poetry

  • 3 poems in one Word document (.doc/.docx).

Micro/Flash – Fiction/CNF

  • < 300 words (Micro), < 1000 words (Flash) – up to 2 pieces in one Word document (.doc/.docx).

Other Forms/Hybrid/Anomalies/etc.

  • Send a pitch to redalderreview[at]gmail[dot]com

Interviews

  • Interviews on a rolling basis – Send a pitch to redalderreview[at]gmail[dot]com
  • Editor’s interview – editor may request an interview with contributor.

Reviews

  • Send a pitch to redalderreview[at]gmail[dot]com

Red Alder Review requests First World Rights, and the right to include the work on the Red Alder Review blog website indefinitely. After publication, all rights revert to the author. Copyright remains with the author. For work that is subsequently reprinted elsewhere, please credit Red Alder Review as the site of first publication.

Red Alder Review strives to be an online publication and community of inclusion, welcoming writers of all background to submit. This includes, but is in no way limited to BIPOC writers, writers with disabilities, LGBTQIA2S+ writers, and writers from other marginalized groups.

As a new, independent, one-person operation, Red Alder Review does not charge submission fees nor does Red Alder Review pay for published pieces at this time.

Thank you to all contributors for entrusting their work to Red Alder Review.