Submission Guidelines 

We accept book reviews, short fiction, flash fiction, poetry, and blogs/articles.

Articles are informative, educational, or entertaining.  An article should not be promotional and does not promote any product, service, or brand.  Articles should be no longer than 700 words in length. We will often provide a stock photo to accompany the article if one is not provided.

Book reviews are an essential tool for authors to promote their books, and for the Reader it can be a wonderful glimpse into the authors book. Opal Publishing provides the Reviewer’s name and credentials on the book review (name, website) .The book review should be 300-500 words. Book cover images are accepted for book reviews.

Short / Flash Fiction and Poetry are accepted and welcomed. Opal Publishing enjoys sharing our authors work. Short fiction (flash, micro, vignette) are the preferred submission length for fiction. Short fiction (1000 words max); Micro (300 words max); Vignette (150 words max).  We also accept shorts, tips, and side bars (200 words maximum).

Editorial Deadline: Sundays 9 PM (MST)

*  All submissions are subject to approval. Opal Publishing reserves the right to refuse any submitted content.

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