General Manuscripts

Resolute Publishing is an independent publishing collective that transforms dreams into realities for female writers. Resolute produces quality publications and products rooted in African American culture and/or same-gender loving experiences. We welcome submissions from women of color that are committed to great storytelling and are also passionate readers.

Resolute is accepting completed, unpublished manuscripts to expand the collective. We welcome fiction and creative nonfiction submissions (excluding erotica). See “Submit Manuscript” below for details.


  • All submissions must be 25,000+ words
  • Format document in black text, 12–point font (preferably in Times New Roman or Garamond) on a letter-size page (8.5” x 11”) with 1” margins
  • Include a header on the manuscript that contains your name
  • Ensure all pages are numbered and numbered in sequential order
  • Use a page break between all chapters