The Journal of New Jersey Poets no longer accepts hard copy submissions. Please don’t send them.

Email submissions are accepted from New Jersey poets, past or present, prior to the annual December 1 deadline. Work received after this date will be held over for consideration for the following issue. Send submissions as a single .doc or .docx attachment to No length restrictions, within reason.

Entries to the New Jersey Poets Prize must be received by the December 1 deadline; please include “Prize Submission” in the subject line. All entries will be considered for publication in the journal. The contest entry fee is $10 per three previously unpublished poems. Writers may submit multiple entries as long as the fee is included for each group of three.

Send payment via PayPal to the above email address, or mail a check made out to “County College of Morris.” Either way, please attach a note indicating the titles of submitted work.

Journal of New Jersey Poets
County College of Morris, CH 300
214 Center Grove Road
Randolph, NJ  07869-2086