We accept unsolicited manuscripts of previously unpublished (including online) fiction (5,000 words) and poetry (4-7 poems) between August 1st and January 1st. We do accept simultaneous submissions if they are clearly marked as such. At this time we do not accept nonfiction or unsolicited translations. You can send us your work electronically at If you prefer to send your work by way of traditional mail, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope if you would like a reply.

Any work received outside of the designated reading period will be held over until the next reading period begins.

  1. roger, an art & literary magazine
  2. Department of Creative Writing
  3. Roger Williams University
  4. One Old Ferry Road
  5. Bristol, RI 02809