Green Writers Press

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Subgenres:
Nature/Environmental
Representative Authors: 

Greg Delanty, Robin MacArthur, Leland Kinsey, Patti A. Smith, Brian D. Cohen, Holiday Eames, Brian Adams, Jade Beall, Hollie McNish, Don Bredes, Howard Frank Mosher

Book Types: 
Short story collections, Essay collections, Novel, Memoir, Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback, E-book
Reading Period: 
Sep 1 - May 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Distributors: 
Midpoint Trade/Ingrams
Editorial Focus: 

We are focused on environmental writing with an activist bent.

Tips From the Editor: 

Please do not submit a novel, unless it imparts an environmental-spiritual teaching. Poems that focus on nature and the urgency with which we need to save our planet, are appreciated. We are also interested in short stories—again, a collection with an environmentally-themed thread that runs throughout.

Contact Information
Dede Cummings, Publisher
34 Miller Road
City: 
Brattleboro,
State: 
Vermont
Zip / Postal Code: 
05301
Contact E-mail: 

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Last updated: August 31, 2014

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