You can submit your works in the following ways:

  1. Submit your writing through the form below (pictures may not be sent with this method)
  2. Email your writing or scanned pictures/drawings to
  3. Mail in your submissions to: The Blue Bunny Bookstore; 577 High Street, Dedham, MA 02026
Name *
Please state what you are submitting (for example, a poem, essay or book report).
I agree to the Submission Guidelines stated below *
Parental Permission *

Submission Guidelines:

  • Art, stories, book reviews and poetry may be submitted by children in grades 1-5.

  • Submissions from older children may be considered depending on space limitations.

  • Written submissions should be no more than 2 pages per person (including artwork).

  • Artwork may accompany writing, but is not required.

  • Artwork without a written piece should be titled.

  • A brief paragraph “About the Artist/Author” should be included.

  • Artwork should not exceed 81/2 x 11”.

  • All submissions must be made with full contact info including name, address, phone, and email address if possible, along with parental permission for publication. All parents of kids who submit to HUTCH should print out the parental consent form, fill it out, and send it in to us with your child's work. Click here to download a PDF of the parental consent form. 

  • Submissions and questions can be sent via email to the editor, Nancy Marsh, at

  • Submissions can be mailed or dropped off at The Blue Bunny, 577 High Street, Dedham MA 02026.

  • All original artwork will be returned.

  • Submission deadline for the Spring issue is January 31, and deadline for the Fall issue is August 31.

  • All submissions will be considered for publication on the merits of content, talent and originality. Due to space considerations, all submissions may not be published.