GUIDELINES FOR WRITERS
Pebble Lake Review accepts only original, previously unpublished poetry and prose September 1st to March 1st each year.
Please note: PLR submissions are now only handled through Submishmash. Submissions sent via email will go unread and unanswered.
All submissions must include a cover letter listing name, contact info, and brief bio. Work must be sent in one file. Simultaneous submissions are welcome, but please email to submissions [at] pebblelakereview [dot] com and let us know if your work is accepted elsewhere. We do not accept previously published material. Response time is typically 2–3 months.
Please submit 3–5 poems.
Please send one piece, 3,000 words max.
Query before sending interviews. We review books of poetry and short story collections. Please send one copy (no manuscripts) to Pebble Lake Review, c/o Reviews Editor, 15318 Pebble Lake Dr., Houston, TX 77095. Include SASE, cover letter, and optional press kit. Materials are not returned. If submitting a review, submit complete manuscript (600-1000 words), and cover letter listing publication credits, c/o Melanie Jordan, Book Reviews Editor, via Submishmash. Note that not all books are selected for review.
Acquires one-time online rights. Rights revert to author upon publication. We request that Pebble Lake Review be cited upon all subsequent publications, including book/ anthology publication.