Submission Guidelines

Your submission may not be considered if you do not observe the following guidelines.

All submissions must be blinded, i.e. your name must appear nowhere in the document. Please attach the files to the e-mail, rather than sending a link to Google Drive or Dropbox.


  • Times New Roman font, size twelve
  • limit 2500 words
  • limit three per writer
  • Word file (.doc) or (.docx). No .pdf files please.


  • Times New Roman font, size twelve (exceptions will be made if font style/size is an integral aspect of your work)
  • limit 500 lines
  • limit three per poet
  • Word file (.doc) or (.docx). No .pdf files please.


  • .jpg file format.
  • minimum 300dpi file quality
  • limit three per artist


The deadline to be considered for the Spring issue of Acta Victoriana volume 142 is February 16th. We will also consider any submissions sent after October 6th.

We have sent out acceptance or rejection letters to all submissions sent before October 6th. Our Winter issue will be published on February 1st at No One Writes to the Colonel. For more information, see

Please attach your submissions to one e mail and send to

Thank you for observing our guidelines. We wish you luck and look forward to reading you.