Ends on October 31, 2018

This category is open for any submission you want to submit to Alternating Current Press. Please submit ONLY ONCE per month to our free category for August and October. Fee and feedback categories remain open if you want to submit more material or to receive feedback options. This category comes with a form response only and does not come with any complimentary digital copies or book samples.


DO NOT PUT YOUR NAME OR ANY IDENTIFYING MARKS INSIDE THE FILE, IN THE TITLE, OR IN THE FILE NAME.

•No identifying cover pages or acknowledgments within the file.


Please read the guidelines for the respective categories before you submit. Even though this is open to any submission category, we still expect general guidelines to be followed.

Read general guidelines and FAQ here.

Read guidelines for poetry, fiction, and nonfiction manuscripts (full-length collections and novels) here.

Read guidelines for all special themed projects and anthologies here.

Read guidelines for history-themed poetry and prose and Footnote here.

Read guidelines for individual prose, fiction, stories, and prose-hybrid pieces here.

Read guidelines for individual poetry and poetry-hybrid pieces here.

If you are submitting your book reviews, interviews, columns, features, &c., to The Coil, please submit here instead.


Please note that we are not open for Young Adult manuscripts or submissions for the LGBT+ in Rural Areas and the Deep South essay anthologies at this time. We are still in the process of training editors for those departments and catching up on our past submission queue with new editors. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we will be open for those categories during the August 2019 Submit Anything! Open Reading Period.


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