Guidelines (please read carefully)


nocturnes (re)view is published on an annual basis. We have a one-month submission period. Work received outside of this period cannot be considered. Please see submissions for information on upcoming themes and deadlines.


nocturnes (re)view warmly welcomes hybrid-genre work as well as poetry (a minimum of 5-7 poems/pages), essays and non-fiction (up to 3,000 words), prose and fiction (up to 3,000 words), visual art (b/w), recipes, travelogues, reviews (up to 500 words), drama, comics, performance texts, interviews, music scores, reviews,etc.


Please send previously unpublished work and cover letter on disk or CD in MS Word with one (1) typed/printed copy and a self-addressed stamped envelope. Visual work should be scanned and submitted on disk or CD in .tif or .pdf format. Translations should be accompanied by original language texts. All submissions MUST include a cover letter (on disk/CD and hard-copy) with:


1) brief statement about the work
2) titles of work
3) a 3-5 sentence author bio
4) e-mail address & contact information
note: nocturnes (re)view does not accept simultaneous or e-mail submissions.


Mail to:


nocturnes (re)view
PO Box 3653
Oakland, CA 94609


Address all email queries to: editor at (replace 'at' with the @ symbol)