Rumpus Membership + Letters in the Mail

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Want to receive exclusive content from The Rumpus via email AND in your real life mailbox? Become a Member at this new level! Get some physical and digital goodies for yourself and know that your crucial support helps us pay our contributors and continue publishing. Monthly and Annual Memberships available or select “gift” at check out for the special reader in your life!

Join today and you’ll receive:

A twice monthly members-only digital newsletter containing . . . Monthly Annual
Early News: be first to hear about calls for submissions, Rumpus events, and other opportunities
Exclusive Rumpus Content: newsletter-only essays, Q&As, and advice from our editors
Notes from the EiC and guest posts from some of our favorite writers
Our endless gratitude and the warm fuzzies from knowing you’re supporting one of the first and last independent lit mags around
Letters in the Mail from authors in your real life mailbox! 2 x a month you’ll receive a postmarked letter from one of our favorite writers in your actual, physical mailbox. Some of the letters are typed, others are handwritten, and some include doodles or poems. All of the letters have a creative prompt of some kind and include return addresses in case you want to reply. [This bundle is a 21% savings at both the monthly or yearly level vs. purchasing a Membership + Letters subscription separately.]
ANNUAL MEMBERS ONLY: 20% off Rumpus merch after sign up (does not apply to book clubs or letters programs) [Annual only]
ANNUAL MEMBERS ONLY: Access to a private Submittable portal for members where you can submit your work year-round [Annual only]
ANNUAL MEMBERS ONLY: Access to select author/editor archived conversations via Rumpus Crowdcast. (A member-only promo code we’ll be emailed to you within 1 day of joining at the Annual level. To take part in live conversations, you must be a current Book Club and/or Poetry Book Club subscriber.) [Annual only]
ANNUAL MEMBERS ONLY: One free month of the member-only newsletter [Annual only]

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