Deadly Writers Patrol

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
W.D. Ehrhart, Roberta Hill, Doug Bradley, Craig Werner, John Balaban, Susan O'Neill, Maurice Decaul, Gerald McCarthy, Randy Brown a.k.a. "Charlie Sherpa", Lisa Stice, Eric Chandler, Sylvia Bowersox, Barbara Zimmerman
Web, Print
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
Issue Price: 
$10 per issue, plus postage
Subscription Price: 
$25 annual (includes postage)
Less than 1,000

Editorial Focus

The Deadly Writers Patrol seeks writing by veterans and others affected by war that addresses the challenges of understanding, witnessing, and homecoming. We believe writing can be a mirror reflecting the deepest corners of our spirits and psyches, express the reality of suffering, explore the possibility of healing, help us resolve problems, and achieve a deeper understanding of our common humanity. It also can bring us face to face with the parts of life that always will remain a mystery.

Tips From the Editor

The Deadly Writers Patrol (DWP) has published fiction, poetry, and memoir by and about veterans for over a decade. We look for writers with all ranges of publication experience, including previously unpublished writers and those who have not been affiliated with an MFA program. DWP is open to writing by veterans on any topic, but we are also open to writing by non-veterans that is directly concerned with issues related to war, survival, and healing.

Contact Information

Bruce Meredith, Managing Editor
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Last updated: Nov 06, 2018