Welcome!

Welter has been the University of Baltimore’s literary journal for 50 years, publishing works from across the country. Features your poetry, prose, and artwork.

We are now officially taking pre- orders for our 2017 edition! Click here to find a sneak peek of our upcoming issue and to buy through Paypal!

Welter has a reading period from September- October every year and is currently open for submissions until October 1, 2017. Go to our Submittable to submit your work!

 The submission guidelines are below:

All unsolicited submissions should be unpublished, original works.

Please include a cover letter with contact information, the title(s) and genre of the work(s) you are submitting and one to three lines of biographical information about your creative practice. All submissions should be typed/word-processed, spell-checked, and paginated. Please put your name on every page of your submission.

All prose submissions should be double-spaced and not over 3,000 words.

Poetry submission may be single-spaced. Please submit up to 5 poems and no more than one poem on a page.

Image submissions should be submitted by a .jpg.

**Please include the titles of each piece in the submittable title.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact us at welterjournal@gmail.com