books and chapbooks, we solicit all our manuscripts and do not accept unsolicited
manuscripts. For our journal, we read all submissions with interest--however,
"blind submissions" are discouraged. You are STRONGLY RECOMMENDED to be
familiar with our magazine. Get a hold of the magazine; see if you like
it; see the poems we like to print. It will save you time and effort. Plus,
you will win a special place in our hearts. We love feedback and support
from our readership. It is only five bucks--order online at http://www.spdbooks.org/.
Our mailing address for submissions & other queries:
Hoa Nguyen & Dale Smith
2925 Higgins Street
Austin TX 78722-1408 USA
Skanky Possum comes out twice a year: fall and spring.
We accept submissions on a rolling basis. Response time for submissions may be anywhere between 3 to 9 months.
Please include a cover letter and a SASE for response.
Unless requested, poems are not returned.
Electronic submissions are not accepted.