Goose River Press

Anthology submission deadline approaching

Tick Tock it’s almost April 30!
Thu, 04/18/2019 - 7:30am

Goose River Press seeks selections of fine poetry, essays, and short stories (3,000 words or less—double-spaced). Book will be beautifully produced with full color cover in paperback and a full color dust jacket in hard cover. Deadline for submissions is April 30, 2019 (postmarked). Publication will be in the fall of 2019

Guidelines are as follows: Submit clean, typed copy by mail — mandatory. Email a Word, rtf, or pdf file to us — if possible at the same time you mail hard copy. Reading fee: $1 per page; Essays and short stories should be double-spaced. Author’s name & address at top of each page of paper copy and first page of emailed copies. Do not put two poems on the same page and must be single column only. 

Mandatory: #10 or larger SASE (self-addressed stamped envelope for notification (one forever stamp) plus additional postage for possible return of submission if you want rejected work returned. Submit work to: Goose River Anthology 2019. 3400 Friendship Rd., Waldoboro, ME  04572-6337

In order for us to publish this title as efficiently and quickly as possible, we ask that everyone adhere to the guidelines. Failure to comply may result in automatic rejection.

If you have any questions about the guidelines, please email for clarification:  For more information, visit