Lexington LifeTimes Submission Guidelines

Guidelines for the Winter 2019 Issue

  • Artist/Author Qualifications
    • Contributors must either live or work in Lexington; and be at least 60 years of age.

Submission Categories:

  • Written Work Categories Must be for an adult (not children’s) audience and submitted in WORD or text format.
    • Prose: up to 1950 words; can be fiction, non-fiction, a short essay, commentary, an interview, a review or play excerpt. One submission per person.
    • Poetry: up to 3 poems will be considered as one submission.
  • Artistic Work Categories Submit good quality photographs in high resolution jpeg format.
    • Front cover art: vertical to fit on 8.5” x 11” page and accommodate logo in upper left corner
    • Back cover art: will be reduced to 3” wide with logo above and text below.
    • Artistic Work: up to 4 pieces of visual art including illustrations, paintings, cartoons, or photographs with optional artist's statement.
    • Black & White work: submit samples for use on prose pages.

To Apply for Consideration:

Deadline for Submission: October 5, 2018

Publication Date: Winter 2019

For further information, send inquiries to LifeTimes@friendsofthecoa.org