Yemassee reads in the fall and spring for fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. Current guidelines can be found at http://yemasseejournal.com/

There a $3 reading fee for submissions across all genres, with periodic free submission periods announced throughout the year. 

Yemassee is open for submissions in fiction and poetry as of Monday, September 6, 2021. 





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 Fiction submissions should be limited to a single story, with preference given to stories of 1,000-5,000 words, and with a maximum of 8,000 words to be considered for acceptance.  All submissions should be accompanied by a cover letter and should include the title of the story on all pages.

Thank you for trusting us with your work. 



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 Poetry submissions should include 3-5 poems limited to a single document. All submissions should be accompanied by a cover letter. 

Thank you for trusting us with your work. 

Yemassee