New Limestone Review is usually looking for submissions of fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and art for monthly issues of our online literary review. We are currently closed for submissions.

All pieces published online are eligible for inclusion in our annual print publication.

Please note: to maintain the standard of quality associated with New Limestone Review, and to handle ever-increasing number of submissions, we only accept submissions of fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and art through Submittable. The $2-$4 submission fee covers production costs only; no person on our staff receives any money from Submittable.

If you would like to pitch us a book review, email us at with the subject line Review Pitch _ Your Name.

New Limestone Review does not offer payment at this time. However, if your work is accepted in the print issue, you will receive a contributor’s copy in the mail.

If you are a current student at University of Kentucky, or have been a student within the last 2 years, please do not submit to New Limestone Review. You may enter your work 2 years after your last year of attendance at UK.

For more detailed submission guidelines, and dates, visit our Submittable Page (by clicking the button below).