Sweetgum Press submission guidelines and market information

Sweetgum Press



Sweetgum Press Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

P.O. Drawer J
Warrensburg MO 64093

Phone: (660)429-5773

Fax: (660)429-3487

Editors: R.M. Kinder, Baird Brock

Submitting Your Work to Sweetgum Press

Before submitting to Sweetgum 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 Sweetgum Press by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to Sweetgum Press or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the Sweetgum Press guidelines:

Send your best work.

In a cover letter, provide brief biographical information and describe the manuscript you wish to submit, including word count or page count (in a standard font). Send a short synopsis, no longer than two pages, and the first 30 pages of the work.

Submission Guidelines Details for Sweetgum Press

Market Type:Small Press

Contact: R.M. Kinder or Baird Brock, Editors

Email: editors@sweetgumpress.com

Accepts: Regional, Contemporary, Historical, Literary, Mainstream, Mystery, Short Story Collections, Suspense. Only accepts work by Midwestern authors.

Web Address: www.sweetgumpress.com

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