Cold Mountain Review seeks to publish work that is informed by, and works to engage with eco- and social-justice issues and experiences. We strongly encourage you to visit our website and review our most recent issue before submitting your work. http://www.coldmountainreview.org/ 

We welcome work from contributors of all backgrounds and identities, including people of color, those who identify as LGBTQIA+, disabled people, members of religious minorities, people originally from or currently living outside the United States, and all others  whom the traditional publishing industry has historically excluded. 

We do not accept previously published work, and we do not assume responsibility for the delay, loss, or damage of submissions. Simultaneous submissions are acceptable. Contact us immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere and please withdraw your submission online.

Thank you for your interest in Cold Mountain Review. We hope you will join us as we create the serious mischief of cultural change.

Poetry

Submit up to five single-spaced poems. 

Creative Nonfiction

We welcome submissions in all sub-genres of creative nonfiction (essay, memoir, narrative journalism, etc.), but please do not submit more than one piece at a time. Submissions should be double-spaced. Creative Nonfiction manuscripts should be under 6,000 words.

Interviews

Interviews with creative writers and artists in all genres should be submitted as edited transcripts. Please indicate in your cover letter where and when the interview took place, and the circumstances that led to the interview. Interviews should be no more than five double-spaced pages in length.

Fiction

Cold Mountain Review is pleased to review high quality short stories of 6,000 words and under. We will consider novel excerpts if the submission is an exemplary stand-alone piece. Submissions should be double-spaced.

Art

We are always interested in reviewing full-color cover art for CMR, as well as portfolios of photographs, print art, or fine art images. Pieces submitted for consideration should be submitted as .jpeg, .tiff, .png, or .pdf files. All images should be saved at a resolution of 300 dpi or higher.

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Ends on February 28, 2019

Submit up to five poems, single spaced, one poem per page. No length limitations.

Times New Roman or other standard font, 12 pt.

Please note that CMR prints poetry that focuses on eco- and social-justice themes. If your work cannot be classified under that scope, you may want to explore the many other publications that Submittable is connected with and submit to a contest or publication that better connects to your work. 



We welcome submissions in all sub-genres of creative nonfiction (essay, memoir, narrative journalism, etc.), as well as interviews, but please do not submit more than one piece at a time. Submissions should be in Times New Roman 12 pt font. 

Creative Nonfiction manuscripts should be double spaced, and under 6,000 words.

Interviews should be submitted as edited transcripts. Please indicate in a cover letter indicating where and when the interview took place, and the circumstances that led to the interview. Interviews should be no more than eight double-spaced pages in length.

Please note that CMR prints work that focuses on eco- and social-justice themes. If your piece cannot be classified under that scope, you may want to explore the many other publications that Submittable is connected with and submit to a contest or publication that better connects to your work.  

Ends on February 28, 2019

Cold Mountain Review is pleased to review high quality short stories of 6,000 words and under which follow our theme of eco- and social-justice issues. We will consider novel excerpts if the submission is an exemplary stand-alone piece. Submissions should be double-spaced, Times New Roman 12 pt font.

Ends on February 28, 2019

We are always interested in reviewing full-color art for CMR, as well as portfolios of photographs, print art, or fine art images. Submit image files (tiff, jpeg, pdf, png), and include a cover letter with the image titles and descriptions, and a brief artist's summary of the collection. 

All images should be saved at a resolution of 300 dpi or higher.

Please note that CMR prints art that focuses on eco- and social-justice themes. If your work cannot be classified under that scope, you may want to explore the many other publications that Submittable is connected with and submit to a contest or publication that better connects to your work. 

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