Submission Guidelines

Interested in being featured in the next issue of Mad Sounds? We want to see your creative work in our next issue. 

Editorial Submissions

We accept editorial submissions for publication in our digital + print on demand issues.



We also accept submissions sent via email to with the subject

"Editorial Submission"

Web Submissions

Mad Sounds accepts editorial submissions for publication on our website and social media platforms.

Web submissions are for web and social media use ONLY, and are not published in the digital/print issues of Mad Sounds.


Interviews & Story Features

Please send all feature inquiries to with a cover letter telling us why you'd like to be featured in Mad Sounds Magazine, along with a link to an online portfolio and any relevant social media accounts. Please title the subject line as "Mad Sounds Feature" and include a first and last name with your email. 


For writing, your submission should be approximately 500 words and correspond to the theme of the current issue. 


For those interested in submitting written work via email,  please send your submission as a Google Document, PDF, or Word Document to


 If you are interested in proposing an article topic, please write a brief proposal and attach a sample of your written work or a link to where we can find your writing. 


Disclaimer: Not all submissions will be chosen for publication. Due to the high number of submissions we receive, not all submissions will receive a formal rejection letter. If the submitter does not hear from Mad Sounds within 2 weeks, please assume that your submission was not accepted unless stated otherwise. 

Important Notice

As a contributor, all images and work submitted for any issue of Mad Sounds must be copyright free. The submitted works must be all done by yourself and you must be the authentic copyright holder. Once submitted to Mad Sounds, you and the featured subjects, persons, or models agree to grant Mad Sounds the right to publish your work and use your image. If any submission(s) are involved with any copyright entanglement because of the above, your eligibility will automatically be revoked. You will be responsible for all the legal consequences under all circumstances regardless of Mad Sounds' awareness.

Mad Sounds is an independent, self-published publication edited and designed entirely by the editor, Giselle Melendres. She is unable to print free copies of the issue for contributors, however, Mad Sounds is hosted online on and is available for print on demand in our print shop. Tear sheets are available upon request from the submitter only as a digital PDF.

© Copyright 2018 Giselle Melendres - Mad Sounds Magazine

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