Illumination is for non-fiction, poetry, and memoir authors. Use the button below to send us your submission. In the body of your email, please include the first 5,000 words, a one- to two-page synopsis of your book, and your query letter. In the subject line, provide the title, genre, and author name. Please allow eight weeks for our team to look over your submission. We will do our best to reply to everyone, but if you haven't heard from us after the eight-week waiting period, we may not be the best fit for you and your book.