Guidelines for Submission
may submit poetry, fiction, non-fiction (essays, opinion, book reviews,
etc.), comics, artwork and photographs.
work submitted must be original; please include the following statement
with each piece of work submitted: “This confirms that this work is
entirely original” followed by your full name.
in grades seven through twelve may submit work; there will be a special
section for Teen Advisory Board alumni who would like to submit work. All
work submitted should be appropriate for viewing by a teen audience.
reserve the right to limit the number of items published by one person in
all work submitted will be published; editors reserve the right to choose
which pieces will be published in each issue.
will NOT be edited for grammar or spelling; please proofread your work before sending it in. At the
discretion of the editors, minor changes may be made to the work for
work must be submitted by e-mail attachment or on floppy, CD, or flash
drive in Microsoft Word or plain text format. Floppies, CDs and flashdrives must be clearly marked with your name and
must be picked up at the library after the files have been transferred.
The library is not responsible for damage or loss.
are subject to change.
How to Submit Your
Carefully read and follow the Guidelines for Submission.
E-mail your work to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(please put “zine submission” in the subject line), or drop off a floppy, CD, or flash
drive of your work at one of the following libraries: Barrett Paradise Friendly,
Clymer, Pocono Mountain Public, Hughes, Smithfields
Branch, or Pocono Township Branch. Please be sure to put your name on the device
and mark the envelope/case “ATTN: Mary Ann Lewis.”
All submissions must include the following: NAME (first and
last); AGE; GRADE; SCHOOL; TOWN; PHONE; and E-MAIL
(if you have an address). Only your first name and last initial (or initials
only) will be published in the zine. Please indicate
if you would also like your school or town to be published.
Work will be accepted on an ongoing basis.