Linden Avenue Literary Journal publishes poetry, short fiction,and creative non-fiction which highlights the intersection between art and everyday life. 


Please be sure to include your social media information, website,  and a brief biography with your submission. 


Beginning in 2016, Linden Avenue Literary Journal will begin to nominate for Pushcart Prizes and Best of the Net. 





Size limit: One work of creative non-fiction up to 3000 words per submission.

  • Please submit one work of creative non-fiction up to 3000 words
  • We do not accept previously published material at this time. Pieces published on a personal blog may be considered the piece is removed from the personal site during the month of publication. 
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable; please notify us immediately if submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Manuscript should be submitted in 12 pt Times New Roman font, single-spaced.
  • Please submit only one submission at a time until you have been notified of acceptance or rejection of submitted material.
  • Formatting (line breaks, stanza breaks, punctuation, etc) must be present at time of submission.
  • Please wait at least two issues after acceptance or rejection to submit new work.

NOTE: If any portion of your submission is accepted and the requested confirmation is not returned, we will not publish your work. 


  • Please submit two works of flash fiction up to 1000 words. One Story per page. 
  • We do not accept previously published material at this time. Pieces published on a personal blog may be considered the piece is removed from the personal site during the month of publication. 
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable; please notify us immediately if submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Manuscript should be submitted in 12 pt Times New Roman font, single-spaced.
  • Please submit only one submission at a time until you have been notified of acceptance or rejection of submitted material.
  • Formatting (line breaks, stanza breaks, punctuation, etc) must be present at time of submission.
  • Please wait at least two issues after acceptance or rejection to submit new work.


NOTE: If any portion of your submission is accepted and the requested confirmation is not returned, we will not publish your work. 

  • Please submit up to five images. Accompanying text should be at least 100 words and a maximum of 750.
  • We do not accept previously published material at this time. Pieces published on a personal blog may be considered the piece is removed from the personal site during the month of publication. 
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable; please notify us immediately if submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Images should be submitted in sRGB format with a minimum resolution of 300dpi. File size should be no more than 30mb. 
  • Feel free to note the type of camera, lens, film (submissions are not required to be film) or mediums are used. This information may or may not not appear when/ if published.
  • Manuscript should be submitted in 12 pt Times New Roman font, single-spaced.
  • Please submit only one submission at a time until you have been notified of acceptance or rejection of submitted material.
  • Formatting (line breaks, stanza breaks, punctuation, etc) must be present at time of submission.
  • Please wait at least two issues after acceptance or rejection to submit new work.


NOTE: If any portion of your submission is accepted and the requested confirmation is not returned, we will not publish your work. 

  •  Please submit 3 to 5 poems per submission; One poem per page; Please limit poems to up to 50 lines per piece.
  • All Forms, particularly lyric and free verse, are accepted.
  • We do not accept previously published material at this time. Pieces published on a personal blog may be considered the piece is removed from the personal site during the month of publication. 
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable; please notify us immediately if submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Manuscript should be submitted in 12 pt Times New Roman font, single-spaced.
  • Please submit only one submission at a time until you have been notified of acceptance or rejection of submitted material.
  • Formatting (line breaks, stanza breaks, punctuation, etc) must be present at time of submission.
  • All serial poetry will be considered, but may not be accepted in whole.
  • Please wait at least two issues after acceptance or rejection to submit new work.


NOTE: If any portion of your submission is accepted and the requested confirmation is not returned, we will not publish your work. 


  • Please submit one work of fiction up to 2500 words
  • We do not accept previously published material at this time. Pieces published on a personal blog may be considered the piece is removed from the personal site during the month of publication. 
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable; please notify us immediately if submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Manuscript should be submitted in 12 pt Times New Roman font, single-spaced.
  • Please submit only one submission at a time until you have been notified of acceptance or rejection of submitted material.
  • Formatting (line breaks, stanza breaks, punctuation, etc) must be present at time of submission.
  • Please wait at least two issues after acceptance or rejection to submit new work.

NOTE: If any portion of your submission is accepted and the requested confirmation is not returned, we will not publish your work. 

Linden Avenue Literary Journal