How to Write a Cover Letter

If you're submitting a short story to a magazine, they're probably going to want a cover letter. But what exactly are you supposed to put? This is going to be the editor's first impression of you, and, like any first impression, you want it to be positive. When I first started submitting, I was clueless … Continue reading How to Write a Cover Letter


Belmont Story Review

The literary magazine, Belmont Story Review, where I work, is currently accepting submissions for our second issue. The magazine is edited by the former head of the Missouri review, Richard Sowienski. We pay honorariums to all our authors. If you have a story to tell, we'd love to hear from you. Read our first issue and … Continue reading Belmont Story Review