IMPRINT Submission Guidelines

IMPRINT Submission Guidelines

IMPRINT 18 – Submission Guidelines

Suggested categories for submissions include:

  • Fiction
  • Poetry
  • Commentary and Reviews
  • Humour
  • Travel
  • Memoirs
  • Photography and Illustration

See previous issues of IMPRINT for ideas. We welcome work from new writers.

Submissions must be previously unpublished.

Deadline: 22 October 2018

Submission: Please use the form below to submit your document

Length: A total word limit of 2,000 for written submissions; or 3 pages for graphic submissions. As long you are within the word limit, you are welcome to send in more than one piece.

Format: Written submissions should be in MS Word (.doc) or plain text (.txt) format. Photographs should be compressed jpg or gif files. (A high resolution jpg file will be needed near publication time.)

  • Save electronic files under the contributor’s name plus the title , e.g. Author Name – Free at Last”, and specify your intended category.
  • Please send only a final, completed piece. Amendments will not be accepted. Please also carefully check the spelling of all proper nouns.
  • Keep formatting to a minimum.

Style points

  • British English spelling and punctuation
  • Use “double quotation” marks
  • Spell out numbers one to twenty
  • Use a single space after full stops
  • Names of magazines and books must be in italics

Copyright: Copyright remains with the author. WiPS only retains the right to publish your submission in this journal.

Directory entry: If you wish to update your directory entry, please send this as a separate file – save as “Author Name – bio”. The bio should be no more than 60 words in length.

Please note the committee reserves the right not to publish pieces deemed inappropriate for IMPRINT.