Off the Coast

Genres Published: 
Poetry
Formats: 
Web, Print
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 - Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
4
Issue Price: 
$10
Subscription: 
$35/year, $60/ 2 years
Circulation: 
Less than 1,000
Editorial Focus: 

In every issue of Off the Coast we publish poems that speak to each other and offer excellence on their own terms: through perfect images, stunning narrative or well-crafted form.

Tips From the Editor: 

Submit 1-3 previously unpublished poems, any subject/style & a brief bio using our submission manager: http://offthecoast.submishmash.com/Submit .
Artwork and photos: Submit 3-6 high-res images (minimum 300 ppi) in jpg, tiff or png format to our submission manager: http://offthecoast.submishmash.com/Submit.

For reviews, send a single copy of a newly published poetry book, please send bound books only.

Contact Information
Valerie Lawson, Editor, Publisher
PO Box 14
1175 US Rte 1
Robbinston,
Maine
04671

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Last updated: August 3, 2014

Current Issue

Cover Story 

Our Independent Publishing Issue features an in-depth interview with Graywolf Press editor Jeff Shotts; a look at the successful partnerships of eleven small-press authors and their editors; a profile of indie essayist Charles D'Ambrosio; Donald Hall recalls a golden age of American poetry; best-selling author Miranda Beverly-Whittemore on the rewards of self-promotion; advice for self-published authors; a conversation with Guernica publisher Lisa Lucas; and much more.

Finding Gems in Lost & Found

by Rebecca Bates

News and Trends

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

The Center for Humanities at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City is making the ephemeral more tangible through its Lost & Found chapbook series.

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Let's Just Do This: Eleven Small-Press Authors and their Publishing Partners

by Kevin Larimer

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Eleven small-press authors and their publishing partners discuss the independent approach—and all the passion, commitment, and love that comes with it—to bringing books into the world.

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Agents & Editors: Jeff Shotts

by Michael Szczerban

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Graywolf Press executive editor Jeff Shotts discusses the power of patience in publishing, editing as an act of empathy, and why it’s an exciting time to be a poet.

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