We publish digital, audio and limited print content for full-length books, collections and graphic novels.  Each publication is afforded the attention of an assigned editor from start to finish.

Please visit Submissions to see which departments are currently accepting manuscripts.

Special Projects

We take contract work for special projects such as manuals, forms, templates, letters and mailings.  We can help streamline your processes and procedures to provide consistency and efficiency.

Please visit Services to see what types of templates and custom content we can create for you.


We can break the publishing process into functions to support self-publishing.  We also offer assistance and solutions for aspiring, struggling, and developing authors and creative contributors.

Please visit Services to see how we can help develop your personal projects and professional growth.

In any format, books are amazing.


At Smudge Marks Press, we love reading.

We believe in producing publications that spark and spread a passion for reading.

Our mission is to discover, prepare, polish, and distribute high quality, professional content.

We're here to help bring your words to life.

From small projects to full-length books, we can help realize your publishing goals.



Smudge Marks Press is proudly Canadian.


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