Submission Guidelines

Thank you for considering PACE Magazine as a platform for your work. We are an Ottawa area not-for-profit, creating a space to promote, curate and bring local arts together.

 

Please send all submissions to pacemagazinesubmissions@gmail.com.

 

To ensure that we showcase your work in the best way possible, we ask that you include the following information each time you submit.

  • Your first and last name, and pen name if different

  •   Your social media handle(s), if you have any

  • Title(s) for your work

  •  A short artistic bio (1-2 sentence)

  •  Mailing address

Genre-specific instructions

Micro-poems

Poems that are up to, and no longer than 7 lines. Maximum 5 micro-poems at a time, in one Word or PDF file format. We encourage submitters to include images with their written work to ensure that we represent it as best we can in the event of publication. If work submitted is meant to appear as a series, please specify the order of appearance and we will do our best to accommodate.

Poetry

Maximum 5 poem submissions at a time. Due to limited space, only poetry that is under 700 words will be considered for publication in our print issues. All poems should be submitted in one Word or PDF file format. We encourage submitters to include images with their written work to ensure that we represent it as best we can in the event of publication. If work submitted is meant to appear as a series, please specify the order of appearance and we will do our best to accommodate.

Photography & Visual Art

We publish both photography and visual art in both colour and black and white. This can include but is not limited to; photography, digital art, paintings, collage, illustrations, and comics. Maximum of 10 files per email. All works must be submitted in high resolution, formatted as either, .TIFF or .JPEG file format. If work submitted is meant to appear as a series, please specify the order of appearance and we will do our best to accommodate.

Copyright

 

By submitting work for publication in PACE Magazine you are stipulating to us that you own copyright to the written work

or artistic work you are sending us. You are granting PACE magazine a non-exclusive license to use the work in its submitted form, subject to re-sizing to fit the magazine format, for publication in PACE Magazine, while the publication exists. None of the work may be downloaded, stored, manipulated, distributed, or used in any form without prior written permission from the copyright holder. Works published in this magazine are protected under domestic and international copyright laws and are not considered to be public domain. Should you, for any reason, wish your work to be removed from the magazine, we will make every effort to remove it. 

 

PACE Magazine recognizes the oppression of marginalized groups. As such, we will refuse work that is deemed offensive to these particular groups.

 

 

Send all submission emails to:

 

pacemagazinesubmissions@gmail.com

Fiction

We consider both short stories and novel excerpts for publication. Due to limited space, only works that are under 1000 words will be considered for publication in our print issues. Please submit one piece at a time, in either Word or PDF file format. We encourage submitters to include images with their written work to ensure that we represent it as best we can in the event of publication.

Non-Fiction

We publish thought pieces, literary and/or personal essays, and experimental work. Due to limited space, only works that are under 1000 words will be considered for publication in our print issues. Please submit one piece at a time, in either Word or PDF file format. We encourage submitters to include images with their written work to ensure that we represent it as best we can in the event of publication.

*For excerpts from forthcoming books or collections elsewhere, please let us know the publication date in your email.

 

Have a question? Send us an email at pacemagazinesubmissions@gmail.com