Submissions Thank you for showing interest in Inklette! We are glad you considered being published with us. We certainly hope we live up to your expectations. Before you submit your work, kindly go through our policies. Please keep in mind that we do not appreciate non-compliance to these policies. We only accept unsolicited and previously unpublished work. Work published on social media and blog posts will not be considered published. At the moment, we only accept works written in English. However, in the near future, we hope to start accepting translations. WHEN TO SUBMIT Submissions for Issue XI are currently OPEN. We will be reading submissions via Submittable from July 1 (12:00am EST) to August 15 (11:59pm EST). HOW TO SUBMIT Proceed to our Submissions Manager at Submittable by clicking here or by clicking the button below. General and specific guidelines are mentioned at the topmast and under the various categories respectively. We accept simultaneous submissions. Submissions will only be accepted through Submittable. RESPONSE TIME In order to give careful and deserving feedback to each piece we receive, we request your patience. We try out best to respond within 8 weeks. If more than 8 weeks have gone by since you last submitted, please do not hesitate to send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The subject line should be ‘Query regarding Submission.’ We try our best to provide feedback on every submission we receive. Editorial Policy We may conduct editorial rounds for poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. During the editorial rounds, you will be put in touch with one of our editors who will help you edit your piece or may provide his/her/their comments if we think your piece could benefit from some edits. The writer is not obliged to accept any of the edits suggested by our editors. The editorial rounds can last for two weeks. The aim of the editorial rounds is to create a workshop-like environment and a community of artists and writers that supports creative exchange. Please submit only if you agree to our Editorial Policy. We highly discourage submitters from withdrawing their piece once if has been accepted, unless it has been accepted elsewhere. PLAGIARISM POLICY We do not tolerate plagiarism. If your work is found to be plagiarized, we will immediately reject your submission. By submitting your work to Inklette, you grant us first serial rights and the right to archive your work online for an indefinite period of time. We may also choose to nominate published work for awards or any other kind of recognition. You retain all other rights.