ARE YOU A YOUNG AUTHOR? READ ON ABOUT HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR WORK TO REPUTABLE PUBLISHERS:
Beware of the some important-sounding publishers: They donít pay, and they wonít even publish your work if you donít buy the volume or join the contest they are advertising. They include: The American Association of Poets, The International Society of Poets, etc.
Here is a list of credible magazines & websites where young authors can submit without being taken advantage of. Please share these with your teachers and friends.
If you are ready for more challenge, consult the The Guide to Literary Magazines and Small Presses for reputable journals often published by universities.
Tips: Always type manuscripts in double space, with one-inch margins. Always put a header on every page after #1. Header consists of name, address, title of piece, page number. Always include an SASE (self-addressed, stamped envelope).