Presa Press publishes perfect-bound paperbacks and saddle-stitched chapbooks of poetry.
Wants: Imagistic poetry where form is an extension of content, surreal, experimental, and personal poetry
Does not want: Overtly political or didactic material
Pays 10-25 author copies. Responds to queries in 2-4 weeks; to mss. in 8-12 weeks.
Acquires first North American serial rights and the right to reprint in anthologies. Rights revert to poets upon publication.
Accepts postal submissions only. Cover letter is preferred. Reads submissions year round. Poems are circulated to an editorial board.
Currently looking at chapbook manuscripts. Submit 20-24 pages of poetry (approximately 36 lines per page) with cover letter in hard copy.
Mail to: Presa Press, PO Box 792, Rockford, MI 49431