Washington Writers Publishing House will be publishing new poetry biweekly on our website and newsletter. 

We are happy to consider never-published original poetry as well as reprints from recent or upcoming published full-length poetry collections or chapbooks (please indicate publication date and press) from writers living in Washington, D.C. Maryland and Virginia. 1-3 poems not to exceed 5 pages. 12-point type, single-spaced.

Please provide a cover letter addressed to the appropriate editor with a biography of 50 words or less.

Please limit your submission to once per year except for special calls or contests.

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.