Writers who have not been published in our literary journal should include a $10 reading fee in the form of a check or a money order made payable to Tarpaulin Sky Press. Past contributors to Tarpaulin Sky (other than reviews) may submit their manuscript with a $5 reading fee.
Manuscripts should be in the vicinity of 18-28 pages (give or take a couple). Send one copy of your manuscript along with two copies of the title page (note: the reading process is not"blind"--
Mail your submission to
Tarpaulin Sky Press
PO Box 189
Grafton, VT 05146
For notification of decisions, include a business-size SASE. If you would like to receive acknowledgment of the receipt of your manuscript, please include a stamped, self-addressed postcard.
Notification of decisions will be made in November 2009. Accepted manuscripts will be published in 2010.