Submission Guidelines:

Laughing Fire Press is an independent publisher specializing in small print runs of fiction, poetry, and plays. Books are available in hardcover, softcover, and electronic versions. Works are published using publishing-on-demand technology and are sold through bookstores, wholesalers Ingram and Baker & Taylor, on-line bookstores such as, and through the Laughing Fire Press website.

Laughing Fire Press is seeking quality writing that is socially-relevant, makes a personal statement about the effect of social forces on the individual in today’s world, and has a moral focus.

Royalty contracts are negotiable. Authors are encouraged to participate fully in the design, editing, marketing, and book distribution processes.

Unsolicited and agented manuscripts are accepted for consideration. Please submit a query letter to