Calls For Submissions
BELLE LUTTE PRESS currently welcomes unsolicited fiction manuscripts. While today’s media maximizes profits by force-feeding the populace cheap and unoriginal thought, Belle Lutte Press is fighting the good fight—hell-bent on publishing original, high-quality fiction novels. We are prepared and excited to provide our authors an abundance of support, ensuring the production of important, beautiful, and successful works of art. To submit, please visit bellelutte.com/submit.
BLUE MARBLE REVIEW is an online literary journal published quarterly and showcasing the creative work of young writers ages 13-20. We are looking for poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, personal essays, as well as art and photography. The goal of our journal is to assemble in each issue, a broad range of voices, perspectives, and life experiences. Find us at: www.bluemarblereview.com
BRAIN MILL PRESS invites submissions to the Hellum & Neal Series in LGBTQ+ fiction; and the Mineral Point Poetry Chapbook Series (opens June 1). We publish genre and literary fiction, as well as poetry. Send us your work addressing human experiences with love, broadly defined. https://brainmillpress.submittable.com/submit.
CECILE’S WRITERS MAGAZINE is a digital publication focused on intercultural writers. Writers with a mixed heritage or who have lived abroad or write in English as a second language are all welcome. Whether previously unpublished or veterans, we work closely withwriters. We accept flash fiction, short stories, novelettes, novel excerpts, personal essays, plays and poetry. Please see our submissions page: http://www.cecileswriters.com/mag/submission-guidelines/
DRIFTWOOD PRESS: John Updike once said, "Creativity is a plus name for regular activity. Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it better." Driftwood Press accepts fiction, poetry, graphic narrative, and visual art. We're partial towards narrative poetry and stream of consciousness prose, but open to all literary styles. We offer premium one-week responses and guest editorships.http://www.driftwoodpress.net
EASTERN IOWA REVIEW - ISSUE 3 - We seek exceptional lyric essays but will also consider hybrid & experimental forms, 500-10,000 words, and ONE single best piece of literary fiction in many genres (literary in style). One longform essay may be selected for a $250 prize. ISSUE 4 - Our special TEN Debut Authors Only issue (2 or fewer publishing credits), fiction, cnf, poetry, $100 grand prize winner. No reading fees. Small honorarium or contributor copies. http://www.portyonderpress.com
FANTASY CROSSING is a new online magazine devoted to fantasy & science fiction for young readers. We are looking for compelling, enchanting, & remarkable short fiction for young adult and middle-grade readers. Emerging & previously unpublished authors are encouraged to submit. Check us out at FantasyCrossing.com.
Call for Submissions: Fool
FICTION INTERNATIONAL will accept submissions in response to the theme of "Fool" from October 1, 2016 to February 15, 2017. Fiction, non-fiction, and indeterminate prose texts of up to 5,500 words as well as visuals addressing the theme of “Fool” are welcome.
Submit online through our website http://fictioninternational.sdsu.edu or by mail before 2/15/2017. Please read sample texts from our catalog to become familiar with our thematic focus and global perspective.
FIRE IN MACHINES MAGAZINE. Hello all, we are a new literary magazine seeking submissions for our first issue! We are currently accepting short stories and poems. All genres are welcome, but the stranger the better. Though we are a Christian Publication, all writers are welcome to submit! Topics we're interested in include Christian, social, and personal issues, though they can be mentioned quite subtly. To submit, go to http://bit.ly/2deU7fB
FOURTH GENRE: EXPLORATIONS IN NONFICTION is now accepting submissions for the open reading period. Go to fourthgenre.submittable.com between August 30 and November 30. Detailed submission guidelines available at fourthgenre.msu.edu.
FREDERICKSBURG LITERARY AND ART REVIEW, located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, is now accepting submissions for its November 2017 edition. We are looking for fresh writing and art submissions from emerging and established writers and artists. We publish online twice a year in May and November with print-on-demand copies available, too. Enjoy the Spring 2016 edition free online. Click the cover photo for a submissions link. We look forward to reading and viewing your work. (75 words) www.fredericksburgwriters.com/submissions
GFT PRESS | GFT Presents: One in Four seeking poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, interviews, and visual art for print and online publication. NO SUBMISSION FEES. Whether it's a journey through our priceless existence, a struggle to achieve personal contentment, a heart-wrenching brush with defeat, an intelligent observation on humanity, a deep desire for your voice to be heard, stirring inspiration, or just pure entertainment, we want it and will strive to share it. http://www.gftpress.com/submissions
HERMENEUTIC CHAOS is currently seeking submissions of poetry, prose, and hybrid narrative for its March issue. We particularly encourage work that defies the normative notions of a genre and explores the undeDfined and vivid spaces between the interstices of words and meanings. We look forward to writing that is raw, authentic, and vulnerable, and uses unique imagery to weave its contours. In order to submit, please visit http://www.hermeneuticchaosjournal.com/submissions.html.
INTRINSICK has launched and we are featuring new stories starting November 1, 2015. Our goal is to publish one memorable story per week on our website. Our style is humorous, quirky, unusual, unbecoming, uncomfortable, or, best case scenario, a misguided hybrid of all these. Genre is not important, so long as the story is amusing and unforgettable. Fiction or creative nonfiction, 2000 words or less. Check www.intrinsick.com for guidelines and more info.
MOTHER’S ALWAYS WRITE is a new online literary magazine, offering essays and poetry that are intended to honor parenting as life’s greatest calling. We are seeking essays about the parenting experience (Dad writers are welcome too). We love deep, emotional writing that offers new insight. Please see our writers’ guidelines for specific requirements at www.mothersalwayswrite.com (coming soon) and http://mothersalwayswrite.submittable.com/submit
PRIESTESS & HIEROPHANT PRESS is currently seeking fiction, poetry (chapbook and full manuscripts), artwork, and mixed works (strange and wonderful combinations of the formats previously listed). Genres: speculative (including magic realism), esoteric and occult, fine artwork, and cross genre. The strange and illuminating, the dark and macabre, the wicked and the spectacular all belong here. I'm currently seeking manuscripts 20-60 pages in length, and works for an online/to-be-anthologized magazine. Visithttp://www.priestessandhierophant.com/ for submission and pay specifics.
REFERENTIAL MAGAZINE. Celebrating the interconnectedness of the written word, we seek writing with a balance of heart and intellect. We publish current and future luminaries. http://referentialmagazine.org/
THE SONDER REVIEW is currently seeking submissions of fiction, creative nonfiction, and art. We believe in prose that strikes and sparks. Words raw and shuddering and unabashed. Language both spare and piercing, delicately and deliberately crafted. We believe in storytelling that is innovative and daring, precise and oddly angled. But above all, we want fresh and ringing voices. Words that must be heard. Please visit our website for our submissions guidelines and past issues. http://www.sonderreview.com
TELL US A STORY publishes stories that are true and happened to the author. We post one new story every Wednesday, occasionally with original art. All submissions must be less than 2000 words. We are also interested in very short stories (flash [non]fiction), experimental stories, poems, or plays as long as they are true. Please send submissions as an editable attachment (no PDFs please!!!), along with images, and a 100 word (or less) biographical statement to firstname.lastname@example.org. Put “TUAS Submission” in the subject line. Please submit only one submission at a time (unless you are sending poetry). Submit here: http://truestorystories.wordpress.com/submit/.
TINY TEXT wants your compelling concision: fiction and memoir should be 140 characters or less (spaces count!)—each section of serials should be that length. Follow us on Twitter (@Tiny_Text) and DM us your writing or email it to email@example.com. Send up to three pieces (titles won't be published) and include your contact information. Submissions will be read year-round. Please allow 4 weeks before sending more work or inquiring. We look forward to your #LittleLit!
UNDER THE SUN is reading for its forth online issue, beginning August 15 through January 2. Creative nonfiction and single submissions only. Inquire about reviews.
THE WAX PAPER, a beautiful literary and arts journal printed as newsprint broadsheet, is accepting submissions. All forms of writing will be considered. Please read our manifesto on the About page of our website, thewaxpaper.com and ensure a good fit with our aesthetic. Submit through the Submissions section of our website using Submittable.
WRITINGCAREER.COM. Find paying markets for your poetry, fiction, and nonfiction at WritingCareer.com. Updated daily, we report on editors, authors, and publishers who are actively seeking submissions and pay standard or competitive rates for your writing. WritingCareer.com is managed by the staff of FreelanceWriting.com and is edited by freelance writer Brian Scott. Visit us online at http://writingcareer.com.