Practicing Presence Submission Guidelines
General Submission Guidelines:
At The Abbey Blog, we are looking for original writing (poetry or prose) that shares authentic spiritual experiences, questions, and insights from both ancient and modern sources with a focus on contemplative practices. General Submissions should be at least 800 but no more than 1400 words, submitted in Word format, double-spaced, 12-point Times New Roman or Arial/Helvetica font. Submissions must be the original creation of the author and not previously published. Send your submission and a cover letter/email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All unsolicited submissions are considered and you should receive a response within six weeks.
Call for Submissions: Winter Solstice Collage
- Prose pieces of 200-400 words, as a Word document, 12 point type, Arial or Times New Roman font
- Poems (up to 3 per submission), as a Word document, 12 point type, Arial or Times New Roman font
- Images, in JPEG format
- Graphic essays