Progress Notes Literary Review Guidelines

Guidelines for Submission

  • Writers may submit up to three unpublished works
  • Visual artists may submit up to three unpublished individual images or a single thematically linked collection of images (more details in table below)
  • All submissions must include a short biographical paragraph (no more than 150 words) and a signed copy of the Progress Notes Copyright Notice
  • If a submission reasonably identifies an individual, it should be accompanied by a consent for publication executed by the individual described or pictured
  • All submissions should be sent to
  • The deadline for submissions is January 31, 2018

Progress Notes - Technical Requirements for Submission

Submission Type



Reflective Writing


No longer than 1500 words



No longer than 2000 words



No longer than 1000 words

Visual Art*


Sized at 6” in largest dimension at 300 pixels-per-inch

* Visual artists may submit individual works or a selection of up to 10 thematically-linked pieces. Please include with your image(s) a short statement (no more than 500 words) describing your art, its meaning to you, and a reflection on your selections (if multiple and thematically-linked)