Mistakes Writers Make When Submitting to Literary Magazines


“Mistakes Writers Make When Submitting to Literary Magazines” by Eva Langston. 3 February, 2016. Aerogramme Writers’ Studio.

“In this guest post Eva Langston from Carve Magazine shares ten of the most common mistakes writers make when submitting their work.

  1. Not reading literary magazines
  2. Not submitting your best work
  3. Not following guidelines
  4. Making simultaneous submission goofs
  5. Not keeping track of submissions
  6. Making cover letter goofs
  7. Not doing enough research
  8. Ignoring online journals
  9. Taking rejections too personally and not submitting enough
  10. Not thanking the editor.”

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