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Please note that the administrative fee for general submissions is waived for those who are current subscribers of New Letters. We invite you to subscribe here.  

New Letters reads submissions all year long. We only accept work submitted through Submittable, our online submission manager. There is a small fee for submissions, though fees are waived for current subscribers. You may subscribe to the magazine here.

  • Please send no more than one graphic short story per submission.
  • Graphic short stories in comic spreads can be up to ten pages in length and submitted in color or black and white.
  • Send one submission at a time.
  • Put your name, postal address and email address at the top of the first page of the submission.
  • We consider simultaneous submissions if you (a) let us know and (b) notify us immediately if the work you sent to us has been accepted for publication elsewhere.
  • Like most literary magazines, our staff is small and the volume of submissions large; please be patient. We make every effort to respond to submissions within six months.

New Letters reads submissions all year long. We only accept work submitted through Submittable, our online submission manager. There is a small fee for submissions, though fees are waived for current subscribers. You may subscribe to the magazine here.

  • Please send no more than one graphic short story per submission.
  • Graphic short stories in comic spreads can be up to ten pages in length and submitted in color or black and white.
  • Send one submission at a time.
  • Put your name, postal address and email address at the top of the first page of the submission.
  • We consider simultaneous submissions if you (a) let us know and (b) notify us immediately if the work you sent to us has been accepted for publication elsewhere.
  • Like most literary magazines, our staff is small and the volume of submissions large; please be patient. We make every effort to respond to submissions within six months.


New Letters reads submissions all year long. We only accept work submitted through Submittable, our online submission manager. There is a small fee for submissions, though fees are waived for current subscribers. You may subscribe to the magazine here.

  • Please send no more than one novella per submission.
  • Send one submission at a time.
  • Put your name, postal address and email address at the top of the first page of the submission.
  • We generally publish novellas that are no more than 30,000 words or roughly 60 pages.
  • We consider simultaneous submissions if you (a) let us know and (b) notify us immediately if the work you sent to us has been accepted for publication elsewhere.
  • Like most literary magazines, our staff is small and the volume of submissions large; please be patient. We make every effort to respond to submissions within six months.

New Letters reads submissions all year long. We only accept work submitted through Submittable, our online submission manager. There is a small fee for submissions, though fees are waived for current subscribers. You may subscribe to the magazine here.

  • Please send no more than one novella per submission.
  • Send one submission at a time.
  • Put your name, postal address and email address at the top of the first page of the submission.
  • We generally publish novellas that are no more than 30,000 words or roughly 60 pages.
  • We consider simultaneous submissions if you (a) let us know and (b) notify us immediately if the work you sent to us has been accepted for publication elsewhere.
  • Like most literary magazines, our staff is small and the volume of submissions large; please be patient. We make every effort to respond to submissions within six months.

New Letters reads submissions all year long. We only accept work submitted through Submittable, our online submission manager. There is a small fee for submissions, though fees are waived for current subscribers. You may subscribe to the magazine here.

  • Please send no more one chapbook per submission.
  • Send one submission at a time.
  • Put your name, postal address and email address at the top of the first page of the submission.
  • We generally publish chapbooks that are no longer than 30 pages.
  • We consider simultaneous submissions if you (a) let us know and (b) notify us immediately if the work you sent to us has been accepted for publication elsewhere.
  • Like most literary magazines, our staff is small and the volume of submissions large; please be patient. We make every effort to respond to submissions within six months.


New Letters reads submissions all year long. We only accept work submitted through Submittable, our online submission manager. There is a small fee for submissions, though fees are waived for current subscribers. You may subscribe to the magazine here.

  • Please send no more one chapbook per submission.
  • Send one submission at a time.
  • Put your name, postal address and email address at the top of the first page of the submission.
  • We generally publish chapbooks that are no longer than 30 pages.
  • We consider simultaneous submissions if you (a) let us know and (b) notify us immediately if the work you sent to us has been accepted for publication elsewhere.
  • Like most literary magazines, our staff is small and the volume of submissions large; please be patient. We make every effort to respond to submissions within six months.


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