Guidelines

  • Include no more than three (3) poems in a single file per submission and submit at https://blastfurnace.submittable.com/submit 
  • Simultaneous submissions are permitted. However, please courteously inform Blast Furnace if submitted work is first accepted elsewhere. 
  • Blast Furnace does NOT accept previously published work. 
  • No compensation is provided to writers for accepted submissions. 
  • If a poet’s work initially appears in our journal and is later published elsewhere, we request an acknowledgement that the piece first appeared in Blast Furnace. 
  • If a poet's submitted work is accepted, please wait two (2) years to submit again to the journal.