Journal Submissions

Before you submit, please read/experience prior issues of the journal to see if your work is a good fit.

The next reading period will be announced soon.


We accept the following year round:

  • interdisciplinary digital art /electronic literature (3 pieces maximum)

Please keep in mind that depending on when you submit, response times for year round submissions can be long. Our apologies and thanks for your patience.  We do respond to every submission.


We accept the following during our designated reading periods:

  • poetry (5 poems or 5 pages of poetry maximum)
  • flash fiction (stories must be 3, 000 words or less, 3 pieces maximum)

We use the wonderful Submittable submissions manager for all submissions.  Please do not send any submissions via email: they will not be considered. Simultaneous submissions are accepted (notify us directly in the event of publication elsewhere). All rights revert to the author(s) upon publication.

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Open Reading Period for Print Poetry Manuscripts

The submission period is now CLOSED.

Our annual reading period for print books is typically from July 1 – August 31. There will be no reading period during 2015.

All submissions will automatically be considered for publication in the subsequent issue of the journal.

Chosen authors will receive print publication and 20 books.

-English poetry manuscripts of any length
-Poetry translations into English welcome
-All submissions handled through Submishmash/Submittable online
-$10 reading fee or $15 and receive a book from our catalog
-No paper submissions without prior approval. Please direct inquiries to