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.

 
Devastation Baby is now open for submissions for Issue 2 submitted by Devastation Baby

Devastation Baby’s second issue is launching this summer and we are officially open for submissions. We are looking for fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, essays and more. We strongly encourage writers…

Expires:June 15, 2023
Submission Open: the theme — The Awakening submitted by Written Tales

Theme to Use: The Awakening Form to use: short story or poem May. 12, 2023 ~ Jun. 16, 2023 As the world moves in ways many have never seen, some…

Expires:June 16, 2023
Literary journal by & for university students submitted by Satura

Satura is the student journal of the English Department at the University of Münster in Germany. We accept submissions of short stories, poetry, personal essays, art, academic research papers, book…

Expires:June 30, 2023
Chestnut Review Autumn Issue Submissions! submitted by Chestnut Review

For complete information, see: https://chestnutreview.com/submissions/ Poetry: Submit up to six poems (three for free submissions). Length and format are open. Poems should be single-spaced. Begin each poem on a new page, and…

Expires:June 30, 2023
Regular poetry submission period now open! submitted by The Hudson Review

Submit up to seven original, unpublished poems to The Hudson Review by mail. No submission fee. June 30 is our postmark deadline. Mail to: The Hudson Review 33 West 67th…

Expires:June 30, 2023
Thimble Lit Mag submitted by Thimble Literary Magazine

Open for submissions May & June for 6.2. Send 2-4 poems, short prose (up to approx. 1,200 words), or up to 5 visual works. No fees / no pay /…

Expires:June 30, 2023
The Echo Teen Art & Lit Mag: NIGHTMARES submitted by Echo Teen Art & Lit Mag

What monsters lurk beneath your bed or claw at the edge of your mind? Is your darkest fear that school project you’ve been procrastinating for weeks or that your brother’s…

Expires:June 30, 2023
Submissions are open for our Fall/Winter 2023 print issue! submitted by Epiphany

Submissions are currently open for our Fall/Winter 2023 print issue in the categories of fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and art. We will stop taking submissions on June 30th at 12AM EST.…

Expires:June 30, 2023
Arboreal Issue No. 03: Illusion submitted by Arboreal Literary Magazine

Submission Window We are accepting submissions for Issue No. 03 from June 1 to July 15 @ 11:59 pm PT. Issue Theme We’re excited to announce the theme for Issue No. 03…

Expires:July 15, 2023
2023 ILS / Fence Fiction and Poetry Contest submitted by International Literary Seminars

Submit your work for a chance to be published in Fence, one of North America’s most prestigious literary magazines, and be awarded a full scholarship to attend the December 2023 International Literary Seminars…

Expires:August 25, 2023
Bridge Journal - Poetry - V24 N1 submitted by Bridge Art NFP

Submissions Thank you for your interest in Bridge, Chicago’s independent, intersectional hard bound journal of art and public scholarship. We welcome submissions in poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction, visual art, cultural criticism,…

Expires:October 1, 2023
Bridge &c -- Magazine & Member's Section Submissions (bridge-chicago.org) submitted by Bridge Art NFP

Submissions &c Thank you for your interest in Bridge magazine and our new Member’s Section publications. WHILE THE HARD BOUND PRINT BRIDGE JOURNAL serves as both a site of public scholarship and opinion about and place…

Expires:October 1, 2023
365 Collection submitted by Lucky Jefferson

Missed the submission deadline for an upcoming print issue? Lucky Jefferson happily accepts unso­licited sub­mis­sions of poetry year-round into its 365 Collection, an all-digital collection of poetry and other writing forms. Writers looking…

Expires:January 1, 2025
Shape Literature and Art in Illinois submitted by Lucky Jefferson

With support from Illinois Humanities, Lucky Jefferson is surveying Black, African, and African-American-identifying writers and artists residing in Chicago’s North Side, West Side, and South Side neighborhoods to better evaluate the needs…

Expires:January 31, 2025
We Pay Contributors: Driftwood Press Submissions Open submitted by Driftwood Press

John Updike once said, “Creativity is merely a plus name for regular activity. Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right, or better.” At Driftwood Press,…

Expires:December 31, 2100