We are now accepting submissions to be featured on our website and social media!  Read the following rules and guidelines for more info.


Please submit any of the following genres:

Nonfiction and Fiction – Submissions may not exceed 10 pages double-spaced, 12 point font, Times New Roman or Arial

Poetry – Submissions may not exceed 5 pages (roughly 2000 words).

Comics and Graphic Novel Excerpts – Submissions should be 1-10 pages in length.

Serial Saturday –If submission is longer than what we accept for General Submissions, this is the submission type for you. Serial Saturdays Submissions will be published in a series, please ensure that what ever you are submitting for this category has a few defined sections/chapters that will allow us to split it up.

We will accept previously published material as long as it is not already available online.

Please include the original location of publication with your submission.

Submission Format​

Please send all submissions via email by clicking here or email us directly at

Subject line should specify that the submission is a “General Submission” or a “Serial Saturday Submission” as well as it’s genre (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, or graphic novel excerpt)

ex. General Submission, Fiction

In the body of the email please include: your named and a brief biography (should be in 3rd person, about 80-100 words)

Please include the submission as an attachment (not copied and pasted into the body of the email)

*Please exclude your name from the submission document

Fiction, non-fiction, poetry and comic files must be .doc or .docx and graphic novels must be a .pdf

Submission Review Process​

Acceptance updates will be sent within 2 weeks of your submission

Because we are a platform for young adult readers and writers, we ask that all submissions exclude explicit content dealing with violence, gore, substance abuse, etc. We do not accept erotica or works with graphic sexual scenes.

Unfortunately we are unable to offer payment for works published to the site.

By submitting your work to Pine Reads Review, you are granting permission for us to publish your work online. Authors will maintain the rights to their work.

Writing Contests

To view our writing contest winners & read the winning submissions click below:
Spooky Short Story
Words of Winter
Love Me, Love Me Not
Spring Into Sci-Fi & Fantasy
or check out WRITING CONTESTS in the drop down menu under SUBMISSIONS!