- Please provide files--a separate file for each poem--in Windows Rich-Text-Format (RTF) or Microsoft Word—RTF preferred .
Specify the word processing program used and provide author contact information including your email address and phone number (we cannot accept academic email addresses or phone numbers ) on each separate poem. Poems up to 32 lines including spaces. We dislike footnotes and head notes. No long titles or long lines, please--the book is standard trade paper, 8.5" x 5.5"
Planned publication date: October, 2018. Working title: "STARS"; Constellations; astrology; astronomy; celestial navigation; "lucky" and "unlucky" stars; as inspirations for love, war, hope, and more; celebrities; Hollywood, athletic trophies; MVPs...we have always interpreted broadly.
We nominate for a variety of prizes including the Pushcart Prize. Our 2018 Pushcart nominee is Jenene Ravesloot for "Moon Diary" in THE MOON (2017).
________________________________________________________________________________ Non-refundable entry fees ($US)
for each group of up to 4 poems and/or partial group of 1-4 poems are $18, reduced to $14 each for TWG members.We suggest you familiarize yourself with recent past anthologies; visit www.outriderpress.net and click on "Publications' for details on our SALE.
For the Entry Form
you'll need to complete: it is included in TallGrass Writers Guild's 'Forms' on this Submittable listing, or visit www.outriderpress.net for a detailed view of TallGrass, its events, opportunities and a complete overview of STARS.TallGrass membership
is available in a TallGrass Writers Guild category as part of this Submittable listing
. Choose the correct Fee Option
from the Fee Option
dropdown selection list when you enter your credit card information on the submission form.