Want A Chance To Read On Stage?

Submissions for the Tell-All Reading Series are accepted on a rolling basis. Send us your work right now!

To be considered as a featured writer please read and follow our Submission Guidelines below:

  • Submissions should be sent to tellallboston@gmail.com.
  • Word Count is 1000-1250 words  (Reading time is 5-7 minutes. *Please read work out loud to make sure it meets the time requirement before sending).
  • Attach the work to be read as a .doc or .pdf file (no web links please!).
  • Include a short bio (100 words or less) in your email.
  • Attach a photo in .jpg or .png format.
  • Send only 1 submission (If you have more, you may mention in email).

We will notify you that we have received your submission within two days of submission and will send you a note about whether we are able to offer you a reading slot no later than three weeks prior to our next Tell-All event.

Why do you need to submit a sample of your work to Tell-All?

  • We want writers who demonstrate a high level of talent, commitment & passion.
  • What you write may affect when we want you to read.
  • We want each night to include a diverse range of writers and stories.

Questions? Email: tellallboston@gmail.com


Tell-All Boston is brought to you by the nearly 50 alumni of the GrubStreet Memoir Incubator, and is co-sponsored by GrubStreet, one of the nation’s leading creative writing centers.

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