We are always open for submissions. Please direct all submissions to [email protected]. If you need some tips on submitting, please check out our guide.

Expedited Response | Detailed Feedback

If you wish to receive an expedited response and/or detailed feedback, consider contributing to our GoFundMe fundraiser.

$5 or more: Expedited Response in 3 days or less OR Detailed Feedback of >300 words on all pieces as a whole

$10 or more: 3-day response AND >300-word personalized feedback on all pieces as a whole.

General Submissions

Everyone is welcome to submit poetry, prose, and art. Check out our past issues to get a better idea of what we like. Our response time ranges from a week to a month, and you may query anytime after a month passes.

Please use the subject line “Full Name – Medium(s)” (ex. Lucy Brown – Poetry). Be sure to include a short third person biography in the body of the email. Do NOT include authorial information such as names or contact information in the documents that contain your pieces.

We do not respond to explicit submissions that contain racist, homophobic, transphobic, ableist, NSFW, etc. ideas. Neither do we have any tolerance for plagiarized work. Just don’t. Please. Include content warnings if applicable.

Attach poems in a single PDF or Word document, prose as separate documents, and all artwork as JPEG or PNG files. You may submit across multiple genres in separate emails.

Simultaneous submissions and previously published work are encouraged. We ask that you let us know if a piece is accepted by replying to the original submission email.

Upon acceptance, you agree to grant us first North American serial and electronic rights (if not previously published). Following publication, all rights return back to you. If you are submitting previously published work as permissible by the original publication, please provide us with details.

Genre Specifics

POETRY: We accept 1-5 poems, no page limit.

PROSE: We accept 1-3 pieces of fiction and nonfiction of no more than 2000 words each.

ART: We accept 1-5 pieces of all mediums of artwork including paintings, drawings, photography, digital art, mixed media, ceramics, etc. Please provide an artist’s statement of no more than 200 words to describe your piece.

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