The Lamp Call for Submissions!

Call for Submissions!  The Lamp is looking for submissions for its 2014 issue (Volume 4)!

The Lamp is an international literary journal dedicated to showcasing the creative writing of graduate and professional students.  If you write poetry, short fiction, scripts, creative-nonfiction, or any other form of textual art, please submit your work to The Lamp at  The deadline is December 31st, 2013!  Please follow our submission guidelines below.**

Submission Guidelines:

•             Contributors must be in a graduate or professional program. Include your name, email address, and degree in your email cover letter, but do not put any identifying information in your submission document. Only the co-editors-in-chief will have access to this information prior to printing

•             Documents should be attached in plain text, rich text, or Microsoft 2003 formats to facilitate reading. Pieces submitted in pdf or docx formats, or in hardcopy, will not be accepted

•             Submissions should be in Times New Roman, 12 point font, with 1” margins.  Please single-space

•             There is no word limit, but keep in mind we’re a small journal

•             There is no limit to the number of pieces you can submit, but please be reasonable

•             Please edit your work carefully before submitting

** to learn more about The Lamp, visit