|Mountain Places: A Poetry and Prose Anthology
Status Submissions: January-March 2019 timeframe.
Old Mountain Press will publish a
collection of poetry by a number of poets. Our goal is to gather
enough quality poems and short shorts for an estimated 50 to 90 page book
with the theme to go with the cover (to your right): Anything
relating to the Mountains: people, places, town, attitudes, landscape,
outdoors recreation or winter. Basically, anything with a mountain
flavor. Would like to have as many poets involved as possible.
Requirements are below. Authors receive publishing credit and retain all
rights to their work but agree to the inclusion of their poem in this
collection of poetry.
- Submissions accepted only via on line form (added to this page
- Submissions accepted from a former contributor or someone
recommended by a former contributor.
- Only one submission per poet/writer.
- Poem may not exceed 35 lines (includes title author's name and a
blank line prior to the poem) short short should not exceed 325 words
(bottom line is that the short short must fit on a
- NOTE: Contributors may purchase the book at a reduced rate upon
- Author must have rights to the poem (previously published OK, but
not in an OMP anthology).
- Poem may not exceed 35 lines short short may not exceed 325 words
(this includes title, spaces, and author's name).
- Poetry lines that exceed 45 letters and spaces will wrap and
count as two lines.
- Short Short may not exceed 280 words.
- Initially, only one poem/short short per writer, so give it your
- Sample title and first line below
Title of Poem/Short Short
Begin poem/short short
Submit Your Work
Publication is dependent on receiving sufficient quality poems for
inclusion in the anthology.