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.

 
Glacial Hills Review submitted by Choeofpleirn Press

Glacial Hills Review is seeking literary nonfiction, reviews, scholarly essays, poetry, and art. The deadline for submissions is May 29. There is no fee to submit unless you want to…

Expires:May 29, 2022
BOA Short Fiction Prize submitted by BOA Editions, Ltd.

BOA Editions, Ltd. is now accepting submissions of short fiction manuscripts for the 12th annual BOA Short Fiction Prize. Contest Details Submissions Open April 1 – May 31, 2022 Judge:…

Expires:May 31, 2022
Now Accepting Poetry, Prose, and Essays at Koukash submitted by Koukash Review

The Koukash Review is now open for Poetry, Prose, and Essay Submissions. We are a new literary magazine featuring work from South West Asian/North African writers. Shes, gays, and theys…

Expires:May 31, 2022
TOFU INK ARTS PRESS 2022! OPEN NOW submitted by Tofu Ink Arts Press

Submission Guidelines: All 2022 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:May 31, 2022
"the other side of hope" opens submissions window for its second volume submitted by the other side of hope

the other side of hope: journeys in refugee and immigrant literature is a UK-based literary magazine edited by immigrants and refugees. Our submission window for our second volume opens on…

Expires:May 31, 2022
Summer Solstice 2022 Collection of Human Stories (creative nonfiction, poetry, photo essays) submitted by COALESCE Community

COALESCE welcomes submissions that share your personal human story through creative non-fiction, poetry, and photo essays. Stories help us better understand each other and ourselves, and in doing so, bring us…

Expires:May 31, 2022
Call for Submissions: West Trade Review Prize for Poetry ($500 prize, $10 Entry Fee) submitted by West Trade Review

DON’T MISS THE DEADLINE! SUBMIT BEFORE MAY 31st, 2022. Submissions open April 12, 2022. West Trade Review is excited to announce our first annual poetry contest, the West Trade Review…

Expires:May 31, 2022
Baltimore Review submitted by The Baltimore Review

The Baltimore Review is open for contest and non-contest submissions through May 31. Non-contest: Submit poems, short stories, and creative nonfiction through Submittable. Three poems. 5,000 words max for prose…

Expires:May 31, 2022
Open call for prose, poetry, art & graphic novels submitted by Sunspot Literary Journal

WRITING A NEW WORLD Sunspot Literary Journal offers an Editor’s Prize of $10 for each digital edition and an Editor’s Prize of $35 for the annual print edition. Artwork selected for…

Expires:May 31, 2022
TOFU INK ARTS PRESS VOLUME 6 2023 OPEN NOW FOR SUBMISSIONS: POETRY and/or ART submitted by Tofu Ink Arts Press

Submission Guidelines: All 2023 submissions must be made via our Submittable page. We are seeking 1-3 pieces of art or poetry (Times New Woman 12) of any style of less…

Expires:May 31, 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:May 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:May 31, 2022
Raleigh Review is Open! submitted by Raleigh Review

Our talented team with Raleigh Review welcomes your submissions of poetry and fiction. We are also open to Laux/Millar RR Poetry Prize submissions. Check our website out for the details.

Expires:June 1, 2022
Poetry for Fall 2022: Volume Two submitted by trouble maker fire starter

Troublemaker Firestarter is a biannual poetry chapbook specializing in LGBT+ and feminist topics. Our mission is to excite poetry lovers. We welcome the uncomfortable and controversial. New, bold, and proud…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Call for Submissions by Disabled and/or D/deaf artists submitted by The Massachusetts Review

The Massachusetts Review seeks submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and hybrid work for a forthcoming issue spotlighting work by disabled and/or D/deaf artists. As guest editors—Khairani Barokka and Cyree Jarelle Johnson —we…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Half-Light Press Call for Fiction submitted by Half-Light Press

Half-Light Press is interested in publishing work that explores the margins between genres. Between reality and speculation, the modern world and fantasy, and all the possibilities of imagination, and intersections.…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Half-Light Press Call For Poetry submitted by Half-Light Press

Half-Light Press is interested in publishing work that explores the margins between genres. Between reality and speculation, the modern world and fantasy, and all the possibilities of imagination, and intersections.…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Half-Light Press Full Book Query Submissions submitted by Half-Light Press

Half-Light Press is interested in publishing work that explores the margins between genres. Between reality and speculation, the modern world and fantasy, and all the possibilities of imagination, and intersections.…

Expires:June 1, 2022
The Growlery Blog is Seeking Online Content submitted by Run Amok Books

The Growlery, Run Amok Books’ new blog about writers and writing, is seeking essays in the 500-1000 word range. What exactly are we looking for? Well, like our publisher, we…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Olit Seeks Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Hybrid, and Artwork submitted by Olit

Olit seeks the following genres: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Hybrid, Artwork, Photography. Send us all kinds of stuff. We love the artfully weird. We aim to focus primarily on publishing marginalized voices.…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Call for Submissions: D/deaf and Disabled writers submitted by The Massachusetts Review

The Massachusetts Review seeks submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and hybrid work for a forthcoming issue spotlighting work by disabled and/or D/deaf artists. We as guest editors Khairani Barokka, Cyree Jarelle Johnson, and Michael…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices announces ANNUAL CONTESTS (Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Graphic Lit) submitted by Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices

Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices (Best American Essays 2018, cited 2015, 2016, 2020) announces ANNUAL CONTESTS. Entry fee: $18 Prizes: $1,000 Fiction (Judge: Jabari Asim) $500 Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize (Judge:…

Expires:June 1, 2022
2022 Laux/Millar Raleigh Review Prize Closing to Submissions Soon submitted by Raleigh Review

Our 2022 Laux/Millar Raleigh Review Poetry Prize closes to submissions on June 1st. Each entrant who submits to the prize shall receive the prize issue 12.2 (Fall 2022). All submissions are read…

Expires:June 1, 2022
Etched Onyx Magazine and the Story Discovery Podcast (Summer 2022) submitted by Onyx Publications

Onyx Publications is currently accepting submissions for the Summer edition of our on-line magazine, Etched Onyx. All stories in the magazine are narrated and include an author interview in our bi-monthly…

Expires:June 4, 2022