Publication Policy

Please read all the guidelines and notices below. Once published and/or having notified Kloud9 of your approval to go ahead with publishing, the author/poet cannot withdraw/modify their submission .

We do not consider previously published pieces and are also not able to give feedback or provide comments on rejected pieces.

(1) The Author agrees not to publish or permit others to publish the Work in any form prior to its publication in Kloud9 or for a period of 3 months after the publication in Kloud9.

(2) Copyright reverts to author three months after publication. In case you submit a piece accepted by us elsewhere after these three months, you are required to mention that it was first published in Kloud9.

(3) For art, photographs, illustrations that have been sent into Kloud9 and accepted to be made into a cover or used as illustrations for work of authors Kloud9 publishes, the copyright of the modified cover using your work or any illustration made for us, stays with Kloud9.

(4) The Author further grants the Publisher the right to non-exclusively archive the Work online as long as the Publisher maintains the Kloud9 website.

(5) The Author grants the Publisher the nonexclusive, worldwide English-language right to republish the Work or cause the Work to be republished in any future book or anthology.

(6) The Author grants the Publisher the right to use the Author’s name, image (if given), likeness, and biographical material for all advertising, promotion and other marketing of the Work.

(7) The Author warrants that he or she is the sole author of the Work; that he or she is the owner of all the rights granted to the Publisher hereunder and has full power to enter into this agreement and to make the grants herein contained; that the Work is original and any prior publication of the Work in whole or in part has been fully disclosed to the Publisher; that the Work does not violate the right of privacy of any person; that, to the Author’s knowledge, it is not libellous or obscene and contains no matter which is libellous, in violation of any right of privacy, harmful to the user or any third party so as to subject the Publisher to liability or otherwise contrary to law; and that it does not infringe upon any copyright or upon any other proprietary or personal right of any person, firm or corporation.

(8) The Publisher reserves the right to make minor copy-editing changes to conform the style of the text to its customary form and usage.

(9) If plagiarized content is found it will be considered not eligible for publication in the magazine.

(10) Kloud9 reserves the right to make changes to publication policy, submission guidelines and copyright information at any time, solely at the discretion of the editors.