submission guidelines

coconut is published irregularly
1-4 times per year

all works copyright the authors

to submit, please send no more than 5 poems to:
submit [at] coconutpoetry [dot] org
original & unpublished works only
no attachments--paste all submissions into the body of your email

write "submission" somewhere in your subject header
allow four months for review
reading period march-september
all other submissions held until next reading period

please review current issue for a sense of our editorial leanings
we prefer serious but unusual, original, off-kilter, funny, and odd poems

no simultaneous submissions, please
at this time, coconut is unable to pay authors for publication