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Submission Guidelines

Name, Title

Just Write! Lakeland only accepts stageplays and screenplays

We accept scripts across all genres, with or without an agent, from anywhere in the world. Whether you are a new author or have been previously published, seasoned, learning, or just getting started.

What to Include in Your Cover Letter:

✔      Writer's Name and Contact Information

       A Brief Synopsis

       Total Number of Characters (and Their Breakdown)

       Page Count

Preferred rating is G, PG, or PG-13.

We will accept more mature content, but please give a warning of mature content in your cover letter. We may decline to critique work that is overly mature.


Synopsis & Manuscript

A synopsis is a brief overview, which can vary in length depending on the nature of your book, but generally it should not exceed 500 words. You will also need to include a copy of your full manuscript.

Submissions should be sent to:

Subject of email should be "SUBMISSION:" followed by the name of your work.

Accepted Submissions will be table read in accordance with JWL's calendar.

*All rights are retained by the writers.

**Just Write! Lakeland reserves the right to decline any manuscript submitted.

***All submissions received by JWL give JWL the right and permission to table read the material and forward the material to any members and/or readers of the organization.