MEA seeks submissions for its digital magazines throughout
the year. We publish military veteran writers or family members who are
interested in transforming their military experience into literary fiction.
have a couple of options when submitting a piece to us, either of which will allow you to be considered for publication:
If you are willing to revise your work, one of our staff
will provide you with one-on-one consultation guidance as you work through several
drafts. The editors assigned to you are professional writers, educators, and
published authors who have volunteered to help veterans learn the craft of
writing. MEA’s primary mission is to help veterans and family members build
their skills in creative expression, and we strongly encourage you to take us
up on our offer.
We also understand that not everyone is willing to revise
their work for one reason or another, and would just like to have their piece
considered for publication. We give you the option of having our editors
consider your submission on the basis of simple acceptance or rejection.
**Please note the
-One submission per writer
-Maximum 5000 words
-Please double space the document and use 12pt font
-Submitting and/or working with an editor does not guarantee
publication. Though all work will be considered, and every writer given an
opportunity to learn and revise, we simply can't publish everything submitted
-We will not, under any circumstances, consider work that
has been previously published elsewhere.
-By submitting your work here you are agreeing to MEA's
Copyright and Privacy stipulations located online at
-Here are some specific guidelines from our editors for your reference: http://militaryexperience.org/how-to-write-a-story-that-mea-will-publish/
If you have any questions, please email the Editor-in-Chief at firstname.lastname@example.org