We ask that writers submit only one submission at a time. We hope to respond to all submissions within 6 months. If you do not receive a response within six months, please check on the status of your submission in Submittable; if you encounter any problems, email us at rougaroueditors@gmail.com. We ask that writers submit only once every 4 months.

Include a brief, third person bio in the “Cover Letter” box that we may use should we choose to publish your work. Please also include your email address with your submission. 

We do not accept previously published work. Simultaneous submissions are welcomed, but please withdraw immediately if the work is accepted elsewhere. Also, if Rougarou has published your work, please wait 1 year before resubmitting in that genre.

Note: University of Louisiana at Lafayette English Department faculty and graduate students are ineligible for publication in Rougarou

If you have specific, genre-related questions or inquires, please email us at rougaroueditors@gmail.com. Specify the genre in the subject field. 

Upload individual images in .jpg or .png format. Include your email address and a brief bio in the "Cover Letter" box below, and include a link to your portfolio if you would like us to browse your other work.

Please send only one story per four month reading period. Manuscript length can range from short short to 4,000 words. Include your email address and a brief bio in the "Cover Letter" box.

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Please submit 3-5 poems in a Word or PDF document. Please include your email address in your submission and a brief third-person bio in your cover letter. 

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Please submit one story of no more than 4,000 words or up to three flash fiction pieces of no more than 1,000 words each. Send all submissions in standard manuscript format. Include your email address and a brief bio in the "Cover Letter" box.

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