Booth invites submissions of art, poetry, prose, lists, and literary comics. The editors welcome submissions by both emerging voices and established writers. Simultaneous submissions are welcomed as long as we are notified immediately if your work is accepted for publication elsewhere. No multiple submissions, and we do not accept previously published work. Booth reads nine months a year, from September to May.

Poetry: up to 5 poems

Fiction: up to 7,500 words

Literary Comics: up to 20 pages, JPEG, width: 850-900px, Landscape preferred

Art: JPEG, width: 850-900px, Landscape preferred

Please include with your submission a brief cover letter.

Electronic submissions can be sent to

Hard copy can be submitted to the address below. Please include a SASE for return response. (Manuscripts will not be returned.)


c/o English Department

Butler University

4600 Sunset Avenue

Indianapolis, Indiana 46208