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16 July 2008

Submissions update

Submission guidelines

Last updated: 04 August 2008

Submissions to the press

We are reading chapbook manuscripts throughout August 2008. Please click here for details.

We will read full-length manuscripts in October 2008. Details are forthcoming. In the meantime, you might let us get to know you by clicking here and purchasing some of our lovely books.

Submissions to the journal

We are in the process of reading and responding to submissions to the Fall 08 Print Issue and hope to send out all notifications by the end of August.

We are currently open to submissions of reviews only (see below); we are not currently accepting poetry, prose, or "other."

Until we read submissions again (Spring 09), you might let us get to know you by clicking here and purchasing the Fall/Winter 07 issue of our journal or any one of our lovely books.

Submissions of reviews

We read review submissions all year long. Reviewers whose reviews are accepted for publication on receive any two Tarpaulin Sky Press trade paperbacks of their choice. Send a brief cover letter and your previously unpublished review to

Publishers may send review copies to
Tarpaulin Sky Press, PO Box 189, Grafton, VT 05146

Review copies currently available:

All titles below are available for review, except for titles marked with asterisks, which are hand-bound books and thus are limited, if still available at all.

Kristin Abraham's Little Red Riding Hood Missed the Bus (Subito Press, 2008)

Robyn Art's The Stunt Double in Winter (Dusie, 2008)

Andrea Baker's True Poems About the River Go Like This (Cannibal Books, 2008)

duncan b. barlow's Super Cell Anemia (Afterbirth Books, 2007)

Ellen Baxt's Analfabeto / An Alphabet (Shearsman Books, 2007)

Hugh and Mary Behm-Steinberg's A Book of Days, Pt.1: Sorcery (Dusie, 2007)

Dan Boehl's Work (Pavement Saw Press, 2007)

Susan Briante’s Pioneers in the Study of Motion (Ahsahta Press, 2007)

William Cirocco's aerolith (Harbor Mountain Press, 2007)

Jan Clausen’s From a Glass House (IKON, 2007)

Juliet Cook's Girl Gang (Blood Pudding Press, 2007)*

Juliet Cook's The Laura Poems (Blood Pudding Press, 2006)*

Matthew Cooperman's Daze (Salt, 2006)

Oisin Curran's Mopus (Counterpath Press, 2006)

Catherine Daly's Chanteuse / Cantatrice (Factory School, 2007)

Spencer Dew's Songs of Insurgency (Vagabond Press, 2007)

Mark DuCharme's The Sensory Cabinet (BlazeVox Books, 2007)

Hillary Gravendyk's The Naturalist (Achiote Press, 2008)

Carla Harryman's Open Box (Belladonna Books, 2007)

Kim Hyesoon's Mommy Must Be a Fountain of Feathers (Don Mee Choi, trans., Action Books, 2008)

Christopher Janke’s Structure of the Embryonic Rat Brain (Fence Books, 2007)

Michael Kelleher’s Human Scale (BlazeVox Books, 2007)

Paige Ackerson Kiely’s In No One's Land (Ahsahta Press, 2007)

Rauan Klassnik's Holy Land (Black Ocean Press, 2008)

Pat Lawrence's Journals from the Time of the Radar Dog (BlazeVox Books, 2008)

Robert Levin's When Pacino's Hot, I'm Hot (The Drill Press, 2008)

Reb Livingston's Your Ten Favorite Words (Coconut Books, 2007)

D.S. Marriott's Hoodoo Voodoo (Shearsman Books, 2008)

Joseph Massey's Out of Light (Kitchen Press, 2008)*

Ben Mazer's The Foundations of Poetry Mathematics (Cannibal Books, 2008)*

Clay Matthews' Superfecta (Ghost Road Press, 2008)

Kristi Maxwell's Realm Sixty-Four (Ahsahta Press, 2008)

Karyna McGlynn's Alabama Steve (Destructible Heart Press, 2008)

Thorpe Moeckel's Making a Map of the River (Iris Press, 2008)

Peter Money's Che. (galley, Travel Vox, 2007)

David Mutschlecner’s Sign (Ahsahta Press, 2007)

Sawako Nakayasu's nothing fictional but the accuracy or arrangement//(she (Quale Press, 2006)

Maggie Nelson's Something Bright, Then Holes (Soft Skull Press, Brooklyn, 2007)

Robert Nichols's Address to the Smaller Animals (reissue, Harbor Mountain Press, 2008)

Kaya Oakes’ Telegraph (Pavement Saw Press, 2007)

David Oliveira's A Little Travel Story (Harbor Mountain Press, 2008)

G.E. Patterson's To and From (Ahsahta Press, 2008)

Adam Peterson's My Untimely Death (Subito Press, 2008)

Chris Pusateri's Anon (BlazeVox Books, 2008)

Barbara Jane Reyes's Easter Sunday (Ypolita Press, 2008)

Selah Saterstrom’s The Meat & Spirit Plan (Coffee House Press, 2007)

Kate Schapira's Case Fbdy. (Rope-a-Dope Press, 2008)

Spencer Selby’s Twist of Address (Shearsman Books, 2007)

Young Smith's In A City You Will Never Visit (Black Zinnias, 2007)

Juliana Spahr's The Transformation (Atelos, 2007)

Sampson Starkweather's The Photograph (Horse Less Press, 2007)

Chad Sweeney's An Architecture (BlazeVox Books, 2007)

Susan Tichy’s Bone Pagoda (Ahsahta Press, 2007)

Mark Tursi's The Impossible Picnic (BlazeVox Books, 2007)

Mark Tursi's Shiftless Days (Noemi Press, 2007)

Angela Woodward's The Human Mind (Ravenna Press, 2007)

Theodore Worozbyt's Letters of Transit (UMass Press, 2008)

Journals Available for Review:

Bird Dog #9

Cab/Net #2

Cannot Exist Issue 2

Canvas #2 (Australia)

Copper Nickel #9

Ectoplasmic Necropolis

Equilibrium #7

Fence Volume 11, Number 1, Spring/Summer 2008)

Flint Hills Review #12, 2007

Handsome # 1

The Hat #7

Interim, Vol.26, No.1&2

Model Homes #1

Ocho #17

Oranges & Sardines, Volume 1, Issue 1, Summer 2008

Parthenon West Review #5

Practice: New Writing + Art #2

President's Choice #1

Small Town Issue XII

Versal Issue 6, 2008

White Fungus #7 (Australia)

White Fungus #8 (Australia)