Submit

Fiction

  • Word limit: up to 5,000 words.
  • Please only send one story at a time (simultaneous submissions are fine, but please let us know if it’s accepted elsewhere).
  • Any genre is acceptable. Surprise us!
  • Please submit your story in proper manuscript format (there’s a great template here).
  • Should your work be accepted, all rights are retained by you.

 

Articles/Reviews

  • Word limit: up to 5,000 words
  • Please only send one article at a time (simultaneous submissions are fine, but please let us know if it’s accepted elsewhere).
  • We’re open to articles on any subject: serious, analytical, humorous – if it’s intriguing and well-written, we want to read it.
  • Should your work be accepted, all rights are retained by you.

 

Artwork

  • Please only send up to three pieces at a time.
  • We’re interested in seeing any subject matter in any style.
  • Should your work be accepted, all rights are retained by you.

 

How to submit

  • Email your submission to idleink@outlook.com with the subject line “Submission: [Title] by [your name]”
  • Cover letters can be brief, but must include the following information:
    • Your name (or pen name, if you use one).
    • The title of your work
    • Approximate word count
  • Accepted file formats: .doc, .docx, .rtf (please do not past your work into the body of the email).

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