Ends on August 1, 2018$7.00
$7.00

Send us your best end of summer poem. We're looking for something that captures that distinct feeling of long days and magic-nights. It can be any form or length. 

Send up to three poems. Deadline is August 1st, 2018. The winning poem will be published in a special feature section of AQ on September 1st. Prize of $100 and publication online and in the 2019 annual print edition.


Alexandria Quarterly's Emerging Artists & Writers series has expanded to become it's own literary magazine called Mad & Moonly. We seek to promote the work of creative people ages 13 to 17 years old. Please follow the general submission guidelines, but submit your work, in any genre or medium, here. There is no fee for submissions in this category. Please send .doc, .docx, or .jpeg only (no PDF).
Alexandria Quarterly seeks previously unpublished artwork including paintings, drawings, sculpture, mixed media, as well as music and video projects.

Please submit up to five images with 300 dpi or one video or audio file per submission. Include a short bio (up to three sentences) in the cover letter section of the submission form.
Alexandria Quarterly is looking for previously unpublished poetry, short fiction (up to 1000 words), creative nonfiction, essays and excerpts from longer works in any style and any theme. We do recommend that you check out past issues to see what we publish, though we're pretty open to all forms of creative expression.

Please include a short bio (up to three sentences) in the cover letter section of the submission form.

For poetry, please submit 2-5 poems per submission. Please send .doc or .docx only (no PDF).