Writer’s Guidelines

In Light Times Writer’s Guidelines for Article Submission: All submissions must be made via email to: ILT@inlightimes.com

In Light Times Quick Reference GuideREQUIRED SUBMISSION CRITERIA:

Name:
Address:
Phone number:
Website:
Email:
Article title:

Word count must be at the beginning of the article.

      A short 25-50 word profile of you – the author must follow at the end of article.

Email Subject Line: Must say either ‘Article Submission’, ‘Book/CD Review’, or ‘Pet Article Submission’.

All articles must have a title and byline.

Article Types: Inspirational, informational, humorous, alternative health, how-to articles, spiritual articles, human interest.

NO “Us Against Them”, Political, Religious or Racist content.

Any accepted submissions in the hardcopy will appear online with a live hyperlink. We ask that you place a link to your article on your website directed
back to In Light Times; if applicable.

All Submissions must be spell checked, grammar and punctuation checked.

NO Advertorial (advertising) or promotional articles

Format: MS Doc, Rich Text or article pasted in body of email.

NO Word Perfect or PDF articles.

In Light Times Quick Reference GuideWORD COUNTS:

• Standard Article ~ 500-900

• Feature Article ~ 1800-2200

• Pet section ~ 250-900

• Book/CD Reviews ~ 100. Always include a high-resolution cover of book. (225 word book review available for purchase. Contact us for more information.)

In Light Times Quick Reference GuideGRAPHICS:

• We accept; jpeg, PDF, tiff, psd

• ALL graphics must be high resolution (300dpi) images.

• Size: no less than 3″ x 5″

• Camera ready

• DO NOT embed graphics within article. Graphic must be sent separately

• DO NOT submit articles using a link to article on your website. They will not be considered.

VERY  IMPORTANT  NOTICES

 We have the right to edit and or refuse any material submitted.

 Submission does not guarantee publication.

We do not accept submissions via US Mail.

In Light Times does not pay for article submissions.