Calls for Submissions

Take a look at the latest publishing opportunities currently available to writers from the many literary magazines and presses that are members of CLMP.

 
Plant People, An Anthology of Environmental Artists Vol. 2 submitted by Plants & Poetry Journal

Plant People, An Anthology of Environmental Artists Vol. 2 Ends on August 12, 2022 Plants & Poetry House offers poetry & plant education to reconnect with the soil and our soul.…

Expires:August 12, 2022
Open Call - Querencia Press Fall 2022 Anthology submitted by Querencia Press

Querencia Press accepts poetry, fiction, non-fiction (including memoir), and hybrid work. We accept work through email – [email protected] Please include a short, third-person bio in the body of your email…

Expires:August 15, 2022
Longform Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Graphic Novel submitted by Sunspot Lit

Sunspot is seeking single works of fiction or nonfiction, including scripts and screenplays, between 3,501 and 7,500 words. Graphic novels should run 5 to 17 pages. A single poem of 4 to 10 pages…

Expires:August 15, 2022
📖 Submissions open for our 4th annual print volume! submitted by iō Literary Journal

iō Literary Journal aims to showcase the spectrum of experience of all people, especially those in underrepresented groups whose voices are silenced in mainstream culture. We are seeking previously unpublished…

Expires:August 16, 2022
CHERRY MOON: Emerging Voices from the Asian Diaspora with Gasher Press submitted by Gasher Press

CHERRY MOON: Emerging Voices from the Asian Diaspora About the issue The issue will be perfect-bound, printed on 12pt CPS matte cover stock and #60 text cream, and distributed through GASHER…

Expires:August 20, 2022
Fall Edition Contest - Etched Onyx Magazine and the Story Discovery Podcast submitted by Onyx Publications

Onyx Publications accepts submissions year round for our quarterly on-line magazine, Etched Onyx. We are currently accepting works for our Fall Edition Contest edition which will go live in October 2022.…

Expires:August 28, 2022
Rushing thru the Dark submitted by Choeofpleirn Press

Rushing thru the Dark, our journal published each autumn, seeks one-act plays, short screenplays, poetry and art. We prefer that one-act plays be less than 20 pages and screenplays less…

Expires:August 28, 2022
🦠 😷 Summer Covid Challenge $250 submitted by Humans of the World Blog

Click Here to Submit to HOW Contest Winnings: 1st place will win $250 All forms of literature are accepted   Enter here for the Humans of the World (HOW) Covid Challenge!…

Expires:August 29, 2022
📝 Poetry Challenge! $1 per Word up to 50 Words submitted by Humans of the World Blog

Click Here to Submit to HOW Contest Winnings: We pay $1 per word up to 50 words Note: We accept a few winners each month and we review submissions on a…

Expires:August 29, 2022
TOFU INK ARTS PRESS 2022 $300 POETRY PRIZE In honor of Visionary Theatre Artist REZA ABDOH OPEN NOW submitted by Tofu Ink Arts Press

The prized poem will be nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Tofu Ink: Closes October 31, 2022. “Reza Abdoh (1963-1995) was an Iranian-born American theatre director and playwright known for…

Expires:August 30, 2022
📚 🍂 $500 Fall Poetry Contest submitted by Sad Girls Club Lit

Contest Winnings: 1st place – $250 2nd place – $125 3rd place – $75 We use Submittable as our platform submission manger! Link to Submit: Sad Girls Club $500 Fall…

Expires:August 30, 2022
📘 $300 Short Story, Fiction, & Non-Fiction Contest submitted by Sad Girls Club Lit

Contest Winnings: 1st place – $300   We use Submittable as our submission platform Manager Link to Submit: Sad Girls Club $300 Short Story, Fiction, and Non Fiction Contest  …

Expires:August 30, 2022
📚 Blog Submissions submitted by Sad Girls Club Lit

Submitting to this project gives you the opportunity to be published on the Sad Girls Club website – https://www.sadgirlsclublit.com/ We invite you all to submit your work here! The Sad…

Expires:August 30, 2022
❄️ 🌎 Winter Poetry Challenge $450 submitted by Humans of the World Blog

Click Here to Submit to HOW Contest Winnings: 1st Place – $250 2nd Place – $125 3rd Place – $75 Enter here for the Humans of the World (HOW) $450…

Expires:August 30, 2022
🌎 📖 $250 Summer Short Story & Fiction Challenge submitted by Humans of the World Blog

Contest Winnings: $250 cash award We accept short stories, fiction, and flash-fiction for this contest! Click Here to Submit to HOW   Enter here for the Humans of the World…

Expires:August 30, 2022
🌎 Call for Blog Submissions submitted by Humans of the World Blog

Click Here to Submit to HOW Enter here for a chance to be featured in the Humans of the World (HOW) Blog! Our editors will read all submissions and choose…

Expires:August 30, 2022
TOFU INK ARTS PRESS 2023! OPEN NOW submitted by Tofu Ink Arts Press

Submission Guidelines: All 2023 submissions must be made via our Submittable page. We are seeking 1-3 polished poems and/or art of any style of less than 5 pages (12 font…

Expires:August 31, 2022
GASHER Press Full-Length Poetry Collections submitted by Gasher Press

GASHER Press Full-Length Poetry Collections PLEASE READ the guidelines carefully before submitting: We accept poetry books between 48-80 pgs, excluding front and back matter. Simultaneous submissions are okay. Please withdraw…

Expires:August 31, 2022
2023 Off the Grid Poetry Prize submitted by Grid Books

The Off the Grid Prize continues into its tenth year, recognizing the work of older poets and highlighting important contemporary voices in American poetry. Garrett Hongo will judge this year’s contest,…

Expires:August 31, 2022
TOFU INK ARTS PRESS ART SUBMISSIONS AND PRIZE OPEN NOW FOR 2022-23! submitted by Tofu Ink Arts Press

Submission Guidelines: All 2022-23 submissions must be made via our Submittable page. We are seeking 1-5 pieces of art of any style of less than 5 pages. Your name must…

Expires:August 31, 2022
TOFU INK ARTS PRESS POETRY CHAPBOOK PRIZE: 2022-2023 submitted by Tofu Ink Arts Press

We are excited to announce we are running the Tofu Ink Arts Press Chapbook Competition 2022-2023 for an unpublished chapbook of 20 pages of poems. The contest is open to…

Expires:August 31, 2022
Pigeon Review Flash Fiction Competition submitted by Pigeon Review

Pigeon Review is one year old! The idea for Pigeon Review was sparked on a park bench in the Spring of 2021 inspired by the quirky, resourceful, beautiful, and often…

Expires:August 31, 2022
Short Stories/CNF, Poetry, Graphic Novel, Art submitted by Sunspot Lit

Sunspot accepts all types of prose including essays, memoir, travel, teleplays, film and stage scripts. Submit: One or two pieces of flash fiction; total length of submission not to exceed…

Expires:August 31, 2022
Split Rock Press Poetry Chapbook Series submitted by Split Rock Review

Split Rock Press is a micro press and an imprint of Split Rock Review. We host the Split Rock Poetry Chapbook Series and publish eco-friendly books that explore place, environment,…

Expires:August 31, 2022