Black Mountain Press, established in 1994, publishes literary poetry, novels and short stories.

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Black Mountain Press Submission Guidelines

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PO Box 9907
Asheville NC 28815

Phone: (828) 273-3332

Submitting Your Work to Black Mountain Press

Before submitting to Black Mountain Press

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work. To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Black Mountain Press by reading a sample issue before submitting.

 

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From the Black Mountain Press guidelines:

Black Mountain Press is a literary press for outstanding emerging writers publishing several different genres of books annually. For the next three years from 2012 through the end of 2014 our focus will be in collections of poetry, memoir, novels and collections of short stories. Our editors are looking for the highest quality literary fiction, creative non-fiction and poetry that combines a distinct voice and vision.

Reading Period: We will accept submissions from March 1st through December 2014. If a stamped mailer is enclosed, your submission will be returned; if not, it will be recycled.

Regular Mail Procedure: We do not accept email submissions or any form of electronic documents. We accept manuscripts via regular mail only.

Submission Guidelines Details for Black Mountain Press

Market Type: Book

Contact: Jack Moe, Editor

Email: jackmoe@theblackmountainpress.com

Accepts: Literary, memoirs, poetry, short story collections

Web Address: www.theblackmountainpress.com

Click here for complete guidelines

 

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