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Saturday, August 1, 2020

Okay Donkey submission period open

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Deadline: August 15, 2020
Our open submissions period for debut, full-length poetry collections begins August 1, 2020 and ends August 15, 2020. Manuscripts received outside of the open submission period will not be considered. Submit your manuscript to

Debut, full-length collection (previously published chapbooks are okay)
We consider a full-length to be 60 – 110 pages
Formatted in single space (except form poems), 12-pt, Times New Roman font
MS must include a table of contents and an acknowledgements page listing where individual poems have previously appeared

Subject: Poetry MS: [TITLE] by [YOUR NAME]
Include a cover letter with a brief description of your collection, including page count (max. 100 words)
Include a brief third-person bio (max. 100 words)
Attach your manuscript, preferably as .docx (.pdf and .doc are also okay)
Send your manuscript to between August 1 – August 15, 2020

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