Reading Periods

Chapbooks: 9/1 - 10/15

Our editors for this open Chapbook reading period are:

  • Mark Cugini 
  • Carrie Lorig
  • Kamden Hilliard 
  • beyza ozer 
  • Kina Viola

Each editor will select one chapbook for a 100+ copy limited print run, followed by digital publication. 

Journal: TBA

The open reading period scheduled for 2017 has ended. Our editors for this period were:

  • Lillian-Yvonne Bertram
  • Chase Berggrun
  • e.e. jarvie 
  • Lucian Mattison
  • Talin Tahajian 

Please check back in Spring 2018 for information on our next reading period.

Full Length Manuscripts: N/A

We do not plan on holding an open reading period for full-length titles any time in the near future. We are, however, always open to queries–if you have a title you think we might be interested in, please fill out our query form.


we aim to make our acceptance policies as transparent as possible. if you have any questions about our policies, please do not hesitate to contact us at editors@biglucks.com


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