Submissions open for Volume 6, our 2021 issue, on November 1, 2020.

Belmont Story Review is a national magazine of literary arts, faith and culture.

Established in 2016, the magazine aims to surprise and delight readers through an eclectic mix of storytelling which includes fiction, personal essay, and poetry at the intersection of faith and culture.

Belmont Story Review seeks to publish new and established writers passionate about their craft, fearlessly encountering difficult ideas, seeking to explore human experience. We feature works of fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry. 

Read full submissions info on our website before you submit, and see the FAQ page on our website for common questions we receive regarding submissions.

We ask that fiction and nonfiction authors submit only ONE piece per category (Choose one, fiction or nonfiction, submitting a total of one piece).  Your submission should be in size 12 and double spaced. We look for fiction and nonfiction of 12,000 words or less.

Within your submission, please include cover page with a brief author bio. If applicable, include the following in your bio:

  • Major publications and awards
  • Any association or past correspondence with a guest or staff editor
  • Past publications in BSR

We ask that fiction and nonfiction authors submit only ONE piece per category (Choose one, fiction or nonfiction, submitting a total of one piece).  Your submission should be in size 12 and double spaced. We look for fiction and nonfiction of 12,000 words or less.


Within your submission, please include cover page with a brief author bio. If applicable, include the following in your bio:
 

  • Major publications and awards
  • Any association or past correspondence with a guest or staff editor
  • Past publications in BSR


We ask that poetry authors submit up to five pieces in a single document. Your submission should be in size 12 font.
Within your submission, please include cover page with a brief author bio. If applicable, include the following in your bio:
 

  • Major publications and awards
  • Any association or past correspondence with a guest or staff editor
  • Past publications in BSR


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