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How to Submit

Welcome to the International Information Center for Broken Ink submissions! Please follow each of the steps below for a flawless submission experience for both yourself and us:

Step 1: Know the DEADLINES

Early Submission Deadline: Friday, Nov 16, 2012

If you submit your work by the early deadline, you will have the opportunity to have your work reviewed in an improvement workshop. The improvements suggested in this workshop will increase your chances of having your work published in the magazine.

Final Submission Deadline: Friday, Feb 1, 2013

This deadline is the last opportunity to submit your work for inclusion in the 2013 issue of Broken Ink. Anything submitted after 11:59:59 PM on this date will not be considered for inclusion.

Step 2: Read the Formatting Guidelines

We have a number of formatting guidelines for both literary and visual submissions. They can be downloaded in both Word DOC and Adobe PDF formats.

Step 3: Fill Out Your Submission Info Form

We need some basic information from you about both yourself and your submissions. Please download and fill out the Submission Information Form.

Step 4: Rename Your Files

Please use the following naming format for each of your submission files:

  • your actual submission file:
    • For literary submissions:
      (e.g. ChambersFred_ThePowers.docx)
    • For visual submissions:
      LastNameFirstName_TitleOfPiece.tiff (or .jpg)
      (e.g. ChambersFred_TheWaterfall.tiff)
  • your filled out submission info form (from Step 3) LastNameFirstName_Info.docx

Step 5: E-mail Your Files

E-mail your files as attachments to


If you’ve submitted according to the above guidelines, we’d like to say a big THANK YOU! We look forward to experiencing your artistic contributions and wish you luck in the selection process!

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