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.

 
1455's Movable Type Accepting Submissions for its "Diversity & Beauty" Issue submitted by 1455

Each issue of Movable Type revolves around a theme, and 1455 welcomes submissions year-round. Every new release is accompanied by a live (virtual) reading, featuring the contributors. Please send your original work…

Expires:February 10, 2023
Submissions for Issue 9 are Open! - Quibble: Issue 9 - Puzzle. Riddle. Puddle. submitted by Quibble

Quibble is now accepting submissions for Issue 9 : Puzzle. Riddle. Puddle. At Quibble, our Issues are named for their themes. This three-part theme is not required or restrictive. Your…

Expires:February 11, 2023
Oakwood open for submissions for Great Plains-affiliated writers submitted by Oakwood

Oakwood, South Dakota State University’s literary journal since 1975, seeks new work in all literary genres from writers living in or affiliated with the Northern Great Plains region. Recent contributors…

Expires:February 15, 2023
Brink Literary Journal Award for Hybrid Writing submitted by Brink

Contest Rules The contest is open to all writers and artists who identify their work as hybrid or cross-genre in nature. Submit up to 15 pages. One previously unpublished submission…

Expires:February 15, 2023
Volume 110 Spring Issue 2 - Submissions Open submitted by Santa Clara Review

The Santa Clara Review publishes a wide variety of work from all over the world. Our magazine is open to all and is especially interested in writing and art from…

Expires:February 26, 2023
Black Authors Submit To 'Awake', Issue 5 submitted by Lucky Jefferson

Writing allows us to imagine a world where oppression and trauma don’t exist. And there is a reality where we are not defined by our trauma(s), but through our power—And…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Red Hen Press Women's Prose Prize submitted by Red Hen Press

The Women’s Prose Prize is for a previously unpublished, original work of prose. Novels, short story collections, memoirs, essay collections, and all other forms of prose writing are eligible for…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Submit Essays to ARTWIFE! submitted by ARTWIFE

We’re seeking submissions of literary nonfiction and essays up to 4000 words for publication in ARTWIFE! We also gladly accept flash. Essays in a variety of forms are welcome (braided,…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Capsule Stories Spring/Summer 2023 Edition: Lost in Translation submitted by Capsule Stories

The Capsule Stories’Spring/Summer 2023 Edition theme is Lost in Translation. We’re looking for stories, poems, and essays about miscommunications and cultural differences. Write about traveling to a new location and…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Now Reading for Pink Panther Magazine, V14, N1 submitted by Pink Panther Magazine

New call for submissions! Now reading for Pink Panther Magazine, V14, N1, due for release 8 March 2023. Women writers, poets, and artists, send us your poetry, prose, and visual…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Submissions open for Panorama Journal's March 2023 issue SPACE submitted by Panorama Journal

March 2023 issue: Space When we hear the word ’space’—do we think about distant stars, and galaxies beyond? Do we think about the savannahs, the Serengeti, desert dunes, and flooded…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Open Call: the theme — Life submitted by Written Tales

Theme to Use: Life Form to use: short story or poem Jan. 28, 2023 ~ Feb. 28, 2023 Directions As we set our sights on the new year, it’s time to reflect…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Yellow Arrow Journal (VIII/01) call for submissions on the theme KINDLING submitted by Yellow Arrow Publishing Co.

Yellow Arrow Publishing is excited to announce that submissions for our next issue of Yellow Arrow Journal, Vol. VIII, No. 1 (spring 2023) will be open February 1–28 addressing the…

Expires:February 28, 2023
Read Furiously Open Submissions for One 'n Done Series submitted by Read Furiously

The Read Furiously One ‘n Done series features shorter works designed to be portable (the final physical book measures at 4×6 inches) and to be read quickly without sacrificing quality…

Expires:March 1, 2023
ANMLY :: Anomalous Press :: Call for Submissions submitted by Anomalous Press

ANMLY is reading unsolicited work in all genres, including poetry, fiction, translation, creative nonfiction, and comics, until March 1st. There is no fee for Black and Indigenous writers. If our…

Expires:March 1, 2023
Etched Onyx Magazine and the Story Discovery Podcast (Spring 2023) submitted by Onyx Publications

Onyx Publications is currently accepting submissions for the Spring 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:March 5, 2023
The Echo Teen Art & Lit Mag: INTERSECTIONS (Vol. XII) submitted by Echo Teen Art & Lit Mag

The Echo Teen Art & Lit Mag is a literary magazine for teenagers aged 13-19. For the upcoming 2022-2023 magazine, we want you, yes you to show us: what does…

Expires:March 12, 2023
Allium, A Journal of Poetry & Prose submitted by Allium, A Journal of Poetry & Prose

Allium, A Journal of Poetry & Prose is looking for authors with an awareness of diverse points of view. We welcome voices from BIPOC, LGBTQ+, and neurodiverse communities that have been…

Expires:March 15, 2023
American Chordata Issue 13 submitted by American Chordata

American Chordata is a literary and arts magazine based out of Brooklyn, NY. We are now open for submissions in Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Translation from January 15th to March…

Expires:March 15, 2023
The BeZine Spring Issue submitted by The BeZine

THE BEZINE THEMES AND READING PERIODS March: sustainABILITY: climate crisis and eco-economics Read the most recent issue on this theme. Submission period: January 15 -February 15 Upcoming submission periods: June:…

Expires:March 15, 2023
Spiritual magazine seeking submissions of fiction and creative non-fiction submitted by Sufi: Journal of Mystical Philosophy and Practice

SUFI journal is launching a spiritual writing initiative. Writers will be awarded $500 for each submission of previously unpublished fiction or creative non-fiction accepted for publication. Submissions should address themes…

Expires:March 21, 2023
Superpresent Spring Issue submitted by Superpresent

The theme for the Spring 2023 issue is Speculation and Spectacle. We are are seeking poetry, short stories, essays, experimental art, video, sound art, all forms of visual art as well…

Expires:March 25, 2023
Submitters to Raleigh Review receive Free e-Issue | 2023 & Onward submitted by Raleigh Review

Raleigh Review is a resourceful nonprofit magazine. We accomplish way more with less because Raleigh Review is a true nonprofit. Our focus is purely on promoting provocative works of experience that convey empathy…

Expires:March 31, 2023
Unleash Lit is Looking for Poetry, Fiction and Creative Nonfiction submitted by Unleash Press

Call: We are looking for all genres of writing under 2,000 words (or a maximum of 5 poems) per submission. We are always on the lookout for work that is…

Expires:March 31, 2023