Thank you for considering VoiceCatcher. We publish original work by female-identified writers.

We are seeking blog posts for our community site. Submissions are open for book reviews by or about female and female identified writers, publication announcements from our past contributors, interviews by or about local writers and artists, and essays on craft and creativity. Please see below for specific guidelines on submission. Have an idea you’d like to pitch to us? Contact editors@voicecatcher.org  

Submission Guidelines

In the body of the Submittable form, please include:

  1. A short bio – 100 words or less – written in third person.

  2. Your written piece(s) as an attachment, in a single Word document. Use the title(s) of your work as the file name of your document.

  3. Up to three photographs in .jpg, .jpeg, or .png format only. This may include author photo, book cover, event poster, and/or event venue. PDFs will not be accepted.


Announcements

VoiceCatcher would love to announce our authors’ events. This includes, but is not limited to, book releases, readings, classes, and workshops.

Due to the time-sensitive nature of event announcements, please submit at least ten days in advance for inclusion in our emailed newsletter. If you submit within a shorter window to your event, it will be published on our website and distributed via social media, but it may or may not be included with our newsletter.

Event announcements should include a short write-up of the event with dates/times, venue name, and address, and they should be written in third person.

Submit one announcement per submission in a single Word document.

In-Design files and PDFs will not be accepted.

Double space and indent paragraphs by half an inch.

Use tabs, not spaces, for indents.

Use Times New Roman 12pt font.

If venue has a website, please include a link.


Book Reviews and Craft Essays

Double space and indent paragraphs by half an inch.

Use tabs, not spaces, for indents.

Use Times New Roman 12pt font.

Quotes of five or more lines must be a block quote.

Please do not use more than one block quote.

Do not italicize block quotes.

When referencing another author’s work, please include a link to that author’s website and/or the author’s work.

Links included will be embedded within the text of your piece. Please select and make bold the text you would like linked. Example: I think VoiceCatcher (http://voicecatcher.org) is a pretty great place to submit my work.





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