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SubmissionsInky Needles accepts unsolicited submissions of Philosophical Essays, Poetry and Political Articles to be considered for online publication.  International submissions are welcome but all submissions must be in English.

We are looking for work that is original, engaging and insightful.  We are interested in philosophical and political articles and art and literary theory that is informed and relevant, and poetry that is brave and honest.

Along with your submission, please include a short biographical sketch of who you are, where you’re from and what you do.  In addition, if you reference the work of other individuals in your article or essay, please remember to appropriately include footnotes and a bibliography using the Harvard Referencing System.  See examples here.

Please note, that if you are submitting Poetry to Inky Needles, we would prefer that you include your poems in the body of the email you send to us.  Thank you!

Please email all submissions to: submissions@inkyneedles.com

If you have any queries about your submission, please email the relevant editor:

Nikki Hall ( Philosophy Editor ) philosophy@inkyneedles.com

Silvia Cinque ( Politics Editor ) politics@inkyneedles.com

Leti Mortimer ( Poetry Editor ) poetry@inkyneedles.com

Jessica Gregory ( Reviews Editor ) reviews@inkyneedles.com

If accepted for publication, your work will appear on the Inky Needles website.  Universal Copyright remains with the author. Writers may also be invited to read their submissions at associated events held or affiliated with Inky Needles.

Inky Needles 2013