Submission Guidelines

Submit for a chance to get published!

Are you a writer, poet, rapper, or visual artist at Central Visual and Performing Arts or Roosevelt high schools? Outside Literary Magazine wants your work! We are looking for exciting and new poems, songs, stories, and visual art. Realistic or imaginative, funny or serious, political or personal, experimental or traditional. We want to see it all!

WHEN TO WRITE

Writing workshops are held in Ms. Schuh’s room every other Tuesday after school from 2:15 – 5:00 pm with computers available to type and revise your work. Editors will be on staff to answer questions and help with the submission process.

WHERE TO SUBMIT

Email your work to outsidelitmag@gmail.com or hand-deliver to Ms. Bohn/Ms. Schuh. Visual Art can also be submitted as a direct message on Instagram to @outsidelitmag. For help submitting your art, contact Ms. Terry, Mr. Perry, or junior, Valeria Monroy.

WHAT TO SEND

DO NOT include your name on the poems, stories, or art pieces. In the body of the email, include:

  • Name and preferred pronoun
  • Titles of the works submitted
  • Contact info (email, phone number, English teacher, and English class period)
POETRY STORIES ART
Up to 10 pages, with titles Personal stories, fictions, and essays, up to 2,000 words each All  types of visual art, submitted electronically, jpeg preferred, DM @outsidelitmag

WHO TO ASK

Literature Editor: Lara Wulff (larak1216@gmail.com)

Arts Editor & Marketing Director: Valeria Monroy (valeriamonroy81@gmail.com)

Managing Editor: Leah Williams (tripplel16@gmail.com)

*Explicit language and content of artistic value may be included in moderation