The TRP Southern Breakthrough Series


The TRP Southern Poetry Breakthrough Series

Series Editor: J. Bruce Fuller

The TRP Southern Poetry Breakthrough Series highlights a first full-length collection by emerging authors from each state in the southern U.S.

Submissions open each year on December 1 and close on February 28.

The next state will be West Virginia.

Guidelines and Submissions

Books in this series:

Submission Guidelines: West Virginia

To submit please visit our online submission manager:

General Guidelines

Manuscript Guidelines

  • Manuscripts must be between 50 and 100 pages in length.
  • Please include a table of contents, title page, acknowledgments page, and page numbers.
  • No more than one poem per page.
  • Submit as a .pdf, .docx, or .doc file format.
  • No revisions will be accepted once the manuscript is uploaded.