Goose River calls for 2014 anthology

Feb 27, 2014

Waldoboro — Goose River Press seeks selections of poetry, essays and short stories, 3,000 words or less (double-spaced), for a book that will be produced with a full-color cover in paperback and a full-color dust jacket in hard cover.

No purchase is required and nothing is required of the author for publication. Goose River Press retains one-time publishing rights only. Submissions must be postmarked by March 31. Publication will be in the fall. Submissions should be clean, typed copy and, if possible, emailed as a Word document file after hard copy is submitted. Reading fee is $1 per page; do not put two poems on one page.

Short stories and essays should be double-spaced. Include a self-addressed 49-cent-stamped envelope for notification and additional postage to cover return of rejected materials, if requested. Author’s name and address must be at the top of each page, and an email address should be provided if possible.

Submissions should be sent to Goose River Anthology 2014, 3400 Friendship Road, Waldoboro, ME 04572-6337. Goose River can be reached at 832-6665 or For more information, visit

Authors will receive a 10 percent royalty on amount received by the publisher for all sales that he or she generates. Those with a full-length manuscript to be considered for publication by Goose River Press should request guidelines for submission.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or

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