Linden Avenue will close for submissions from 03/01/2018 to 06/01/2018. We will continue to read all submissions prior to 03/01/2018 and publish issues as scheduled. 

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

Size limit: 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.

Previously published material is unacceptable. 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.

Only one submission 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.