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Ambrosia Literary Review Submission Guidelines

This Issue’s Theme/Prompt:


Submissions deadline for the Spring/Summer issue is October 30th, 2018.

This is a literary magazine published by English Literature majors. The editors are interested in seeing finely crafted, artful submissions rather than those which are didactic.

How to Submit Your Work

  • Email your submission to
  • While not required, you are strongly encouraged to submit work related to the relevant issue’s theme/prompt (see top of page)
  • Be sure to read the genre specific guidelines before you submit
  • Text submissions (prose, poetry) should be attached as a word document, while visual submissions (art, photography) should be attached as a .jpeg file
  • Single-spaced is fine, a Times font, page numbers and name of the author on all pages, only one space after periods.
  • Should your submission be accepted, you will be requested to write a short 1-2 sentence bio of yourself, which will be published along with your entry
  • Any questions or concerns should be emailed to:


Ambrosia Submission Guidelines


  • Prose works include short stories, creative non-fiction, and personal essays
  • Prose works must be no longer than 3,000 words
  • All prose works must have a title


  • Submissions limited to 3-5 poems per issue
  • Poems should be no longer than 60 lines each
  • All poems must have a title


  • This category includes paintings, drawings, photography, cartoons, book/media reviews, and literature related interviews
  • If submitting a piece that falls under the above listed, please contact us first to inquire about guidelines (may change per issue)
  • Art and photography must be submitted as a .jpeg file attachment
  • Book/media reviews must be no more than 1,000 words
  • All submissions must have a title


We are not able to pay our writers at this time. However, the authors of a published submission will receive:

  • One free print copy of the issue which includes their work
  • An invite to our launch event of the issue which includes their work

Submissions accepted for publication may be subject to editing.



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