Last call for Goose River Anthology 2022

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 2:00pm

Goose River Press seeks selections of fine poetry, essays, and short stories (3,000 words or fewer, double‐spaced). Book will be beautifully produced with full color cover in paperback and hardcover. No purchase is required and nothing is required of the author for publication. Goose River Press retains one‐time publishing rights only. Deadline for submissions is April 30 (postmarked). Publication will be in this fall.

Guidelines are as follows: Mandatory: submit clean, typed copy by snail mail AND email a Word, rtf, or pdf file to us (if possible—at the same time you mail hard copy); do not put two poems on the same page and must be single column only; essays and short stories should be double‐spaced. There is a reading fee of $1 per page; author’s name and address at top of each page of paper copy and first page of emailed copies. Please supply us with your email address if you have one and we do not already have it.

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 to: Goose River Anthology 2022, 3400 Friendship Road, 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.

Author will receive a 10% royalty on the amount received by the publisher for all sales that he or she generates.

If you have a full‐length manuscript, you’d like considered for publication by Goose River Press, please request guidelines for submission, or, visit