The Judas Goat is a literary magazine which features the poetry, short fiction, creative non-fiction, and artwork of Wayne State undergraduate and graduate students. The magazine is edited by the Goat himself and published annually in the spring by the WSC Press. 

Include a mailing address along with your submissions so we can mail you a copy of the finalized Judas Goat if your work is accepted. : )

Creative Non-Fiction:
Limit: 3 single spaced stories or essays 
Word count: no more than 1500 words
Times New Roman or Calibri font.
Font size: 12

IMPORTANT: Please submit each of your pieces as separate submissions. Please name the title of your submission the title of your piece. Do not send us one word document of all three of your pieces. It makes the editing process easier if your work is submitted this way. Thanks : )

Please remember, we go through many submissions;
take pride in your work, polish stories and poems to your liking.

ALSO IMPORTANT: Do not include your name in the document! Our editors view submissions blind, and Submittable already tells us it's yours.

A cover letter is not necessary.

Fiction:
Limit: 3 single spaced stories
Word count: no more than 1500 words
Times New Roman or Calibri font.
Font size: 12

IMPORTANT: Please submit each of your pieces as separate submissions. Please name the title of your submission the title of your piece. Do not send us one word document of all three of your pieces. It makes the editing process easier if your work is submitted this way. Thanks : )

Please remember, we go through many submissions;
take pride in your work, polish stories and poems to your liking.

ALSO IMPORTANT: Do not include your name in the document! Our editors view submissions blind, and Submittable already tells us it's yours.

A cover letter is not necessary.

At this time there is no limit on number of submissions.

Format:
Any type of artwork is acceptable. It should be noted that artwork will be printed in black and white, so artists may want to adjust images for this prior to submission.


300 dpi
.jpg format, large images preferred.

Please describe the medium used in artwork along with title.

A cover letter is not necessary.

Poetry:
Limit: 6 single spaced poems
Include page numbers on submissions.
Times New Roman or Calibri font.
Font size: 12

IMPORTANT: Please submit each of your pieces as separate submissions. Please name the title of your submission the title of your piece. Do not send us one word document of all six of your pieces. It makes the editing process easier if your work is submitted this way. Thanks : )

Please remember, we go through many submissions;
take pride in your work, polish stories and poems to your liking.

ALSO IMPORTANT: Do not include your name in the document! Our editors view submissions blind, and Submittable already tells us it's yours.

A cover letter is not necessary.