We encourage you to read BLR before you submit. Samples from each issue are available in our online archive. Poetry
high-caliber, unpublished work, broadly and creatively related to our
themes of health, healing, illness, the mind, and the body.
submissions should have no more than 3 poems. Please
include all poems in one document.
consider simultaneous submissions, but request that you inform us
immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere.
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