Sailing across a sea of words.

You may submit up to five poems of any length. Our editorial staff can take up to two months before we make a final decision. If we've published you before you're allowed to resubmit to BOAAT again. Simultaneous submissions are allowed and encouraged. If individual pieces are accepted elsewhere please write a note in Submittable. We do not accept previously published pieces. All rights revert to the authors upon publication, though we ask that you acknowledge BOAAT

For short fiction you may submit 1 document up to 4,000 words. If we've published you before then please wait up to one year before resubmitting. Simultaneous submissions are allowed and encouraged. If individual pieces are accepted elsewhere please write a note in Submittable. We do not accept previously published pieces. All rights revert to the authors upon publication, though we ask that you acknowledge BOAAT.
For essays you may submit 1 document up to 4,000 words. If we've published you before then please wait up to one year before resubmitting. Simultaneous submissions are allowed and encouraged. If individual pieces are accepted elsewhere please write a note in Submittable. We do not accept previously published pieces. All rights revert to the authors upon publication, though we ask that you acknowledge BOAAT.
We prefer a portfolio that collectively exists as one body of work. Please submit one series of photographs (up to 25) in JPEG format and use 1000 pixels for the longest edge. Include a short text contextualization, titles, and/or other details in the cover letter. Our editorial staff can take up to two months before we make a final decision. Simultaneous submissions are allowed and encouraged, but if an entire collection is published please withdraw your submission. If individual photographs are accepted elsewhere please write a note in Submittable. All rights revert to photographers upon publication, though we ask that you acknowledge BOAAT.