Literary Quarterly is currently published online
only in January, April, July, and October.
Submission deadlines for the issues is as follows:
December for January issue.
March for April issue.
for July issue
September for October issue.
Submissions to Sentinel Literary Quarterly are
***SUBMISSIONS BY E-MAIL ONLY***
Submit up to 6 poems on any subject of 60 lines or
less, or a long poem up to 200 lines plus 2 shorter
Fiction: Submit Short Stories, or Excerpts from
Novels on any subject or theme up to 8,000 words
Essays: Academic essays may be up to 10,000
Reviews and Interviews: These may be up to 3000
materials submitted must be in English Language. We
encourage poems written in other languages as long
as they are sent together with appropriate
of the author as he/she would like to be credited
must appear on the materials.
send a photograph of yourself in Jpeg format to go
on your page. (Some people
feel uncomfortable sending their photographs and
have sent pictures of their cats or other pets
instead. The editor does not like that and often
would not read those submissions. If you don't wish
to send a picture, please don't. It is optional.)
Copyright: Once we accept materials for Sentinel
Literary Quarterly, we acquire the copyright until
they have been published. 90 days after publication,
the copyright reverts to the authors.
Simultaneous Submissions: We discourage
simultaneous submissions. The turnaround time is 8
weeks. If that is too long for you to wait for a
decision, then SLQ is not for you.
Previously Published Work: Generally we
discourage submissions of previously published work.
If we feel strongly about a previously published
work we may solicit it. If your work has been
published elsewhere and you feel it has not been
given the exposure it deserves, and you feel
strongly about it, by all means submit it, but
please mention where and when it was first
submit only materials that are your original work.
Please bear in mind that Sentinel Literary Quarterly
is a magazine and not a blog or discussion forum.
Therefore the form and content of any work published
in the magazine is final and any aspect of the work,
or its authorship, may not be modified after 7 days
of publication. Requests for modification of
content, authorship or deletion will not be
entertained. Copyright reverts to all authors 90
days after publication.
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