QUERY FIRST and state number of pages in mss
send query email to firstname.lastname@example.org
GENERAL SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
DO NOT USE ANY FORMATTING (CLEAR ALL FORMATTING)
DO THIS BY SELECTING ALL AND THEN CHOOSING CLEAR ALL FORMATTING
HEADERS: DO NOT USE HEADERS OR FOOTERS
PAGE NUMERS: DO NOT NUMBER PAGES
PAGE BREAKS: DO NOT USE PAGE BREAK
TABLES: DO NOT USE TABLES
IF YOU USE COPY AND PASTE USE THE OPTION DESTINATION THEME
MARGINS: Set your pages up so that you have 1 inch margins top and bottom of each page and set left and right margins at 0.75 inches
FONT: Use a 10 point type. Times New Roman Font.
16 pt BOLD for Chapter Titles
SPACING: Single space your lines using the 'no spacing' on the top ribbon tab in microsoft word documents.
INDENTATIONS: Indent your paragraphs by 5 spaces or 1 tab in. Also indent the first line of all dialogue, unless it is the same character speaking after short descriptive text.
TEXT ALIGNMENT: Distribute your text evenly (Justify Ctrl+J ) or simply use ribbon tab stating for the same.
CHAPTERS: Begin each chapter on a new page, and start 8 spaces down. A correctly formatted manuscript also includes the chapter number
COVER PAGE: Include a cover page with your fiction or non-fiction manuscript. Include the manuscript title, your name, agent contact information, if applicable, your contact information, and the word count. Center this information with a space in between each line.
COVER LETTER: Please submit a brief overview of the story, and a bio and curriculum of the author.
SUBMIT QUERY TO: email@example.com
NOTE: SEND ONLY FULLY EDITED, FINAL MANUSCRIPTS
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